National Association of Builders (Ance)



The National Association of Builders was created on May 5, 1946, the date on which the Constituent Assembly, formed by the delegates of almost all the local and regional associations that represent the industry entrepreneurs of the country, decided the name of the Association approved by its Statute.

Ance consists of approximately 20,000 private companies, specializing in public works, housing, commercial and industrial buildings, environmental protection, construction promotion and specialized processing.

The associative system covers the entire national territory and is divided into 102 local associations and 20 regional organizations.

Ance directs its action to the promotion and strengthening of the business values and the industrial labour force of the construction and its supply chain, and contributes to the attainment of the general interests of the country.


Address: Via Guattani, 16. 00161 Rome (Italy).
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