Build a healthy construction business

Have confidence in the numbers, and manage your trade finances easily with Xero - in real time, wherever you are.

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Work on the move

Free up your evenings by managing your business finances as you go with the Xero App

Simplify everyday tasks

Automation helps handle time-consuming jobs

Be Making Tax Digital ready

Stay compliant with HMRC approved software

The must-have tool for business

Learn how Xero can help your construction business

How Xero helps manage your finances

Quote and invoice on the go

Send customised quotes and invoices easily from your phone.

Keep up with expenses

Snap receipts and bills on the move, to keep track of expenses.

Automate VAT calculations and submit returns

Stay compliant with automatic CIS and Domestic Reverse Charge VAT calculations. Plus, submit your VAT returns directly to HMRC.

Manage jobs and projects

Keep track of time spent on jobs, and on top of profitability, with Xero Projects.

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Peace of mind with free support and security

Help is at hand for your business

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    Xero provides free and unlimited customer support, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week as part of your Xero subscription
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    Switching your existing accounts data to Xero is simple. You can even convert up to 24 months of your accounts for free - a saving of £180.
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    With more app integrations than any other online accounting platform, Xero lets you integrate your accounts with over 1000+ third party solutions.
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    Xero runs daily online backups of your business information. Your data is encrypted, safe, and secure, giving you ultimate peace of mind.
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    Run your business effortlessly using the Xero app for iOS and Android. Create invoices, manage cash flow, and snap expenses on the go.
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Your questions answered

Xero is beautiful accounting software that lets you automate day-to-day bookkeeping tasks, so you have more time to focus on things that matter to you. With Xero you can import bank transactions and send invoice reminders, pay your staff with Xero Payroll and drive profitability with Xero Projects. You can also invite your accountant or bookkeeper into Xero to help you meet all your tax obligations.

Yes, Xero is a fully cloud-based system. You can access it from an internet enabled phone, tablet or desktop/laptop computer, and multiple users can work on it simultaneously.

The cloud is a secure platform to make data and software accessible online anytime, anywhere, from any device. Xero was built in the cloud – for the cloud. This is unlike many accounting systems that were built for desktop and later adapted to be in the cloud. With Xero, all you need is an internet connection to access financial data. Xero automatically releases upgrades, so when you access the product you’re always using the most up-to-date version. There’s no business downtime or costs associated with upgrades.

No. Being in the cloud requires an internet connection.

Yes – very. Our beautiful software is designed to be user-friendly even if you don’t have an accounting background.

Yes. Xero is an HMRC-recognised VAT software provider. Xero makes it simple to keep digital records, create and submit your VAT returns online to HMRC, as well as to track and manage VAT.

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One of the biggest things that Xero’s changed for me is invoicing. It frees up capital for us to make bigger ventures – and it keeps the lads happy ‘cause they get their wages paid on time.

Hitesh, the founder of construction company IKPE Ltd

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Try every Xero feature free for 30 days

Access all Xero features free for 30 days. Use a demo company or import your own business data. Claim your free trial and get started today.

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    Quick and easy setup
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    Cancel anytime - no contracts
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    Free 24/7 support
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    Add unlimited users
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    No credit card required
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    No hidden costs

Helpful resources for trade and construction

Discover helpful features

Xero's features can improve the health of your construction business by helping you work on the go.

Download the brochure

Making Tax Digital guide

Explore what Making Tax Digital, Domestic Reverse Charge and CIS regulations mean for your business.

Download the guide

Useful apps for construction

Xero integrates beautifully with many apps that can be used on your smartphone and tablet.

Download the app guide