What we do
Lendlease is a leading international property and infrastructure group operating in Australia, Asia, Europe and the Americas. Our vision is to create the best places, setting new benchmarks in urban living across the globe as we do so. For more than 50 years, we have created sustainable new communities driven by our commitment to minimise our impact on the environment and create places that suit people’s needs both now and in the future.
As the UK’s leading residential developer, we have delivered more than 3,000 homes both as a developer and a contractor with our partners, which include London Borough of Southwark, British Land, Land Securities, LCR and the Olympic Delivery Authority.
Sustainability is at the heart of Lendlease’s work. This year, NextGeneration ranked Lendlease the United Kingdom’s most sustainable residential developer. With more developments in the pipeline, we are dedicated to building fantastic homes in great places and creating truly sustainable communities which stand the test of time.
Our Sustainability Framework, introduced in 2014, governs how we work and can be split into the following areas: climate change and the environment, ensuring all our buildings and communities are independently rated as achieving green building status, operationally efficient. focused on human health and wellness and designed and built to be more resilient to maintain value over the longer term.
Healthy buildings and communities Maintaining an ongoing focus on designing for indoor environment quality Innovating through procurement and operating policies and procedures Resilient and affordable communities Remaining committed to the continuous improvement of our operations Focusing on our value chain in the areas of human rights, the environment, anti-corruption and responsible labour practices Community engagement Creating places that offer economic, safe and sustainable outcomes for our customers, our communities, our people and our security holders
We are proud that our work around the world is consistently recognised with prestigious awards. Examples of our most recent UK awards include:
UK's Number 1 House Builder - NextGeneration Sustainability 2019
Sustainable Project of the Year - South Gardens, Elephant Park, Construction News Awards 2018
RIBA London Award - South Gardens, Elephant Park, RIBA 2018
Best Sustainable Developer, What House? Awards 2017
Supreme Winner - South Gardens, Elephant Park, Bricks Awards 2017
Best Large Housing Development - South Gardens, Elephant Park, Bricks Awards 2017
Best Residential Developer, Construction News Awards, 2017
UK’s best new building – Trafalgar Place, Riba Stirling Prize Shortlist, 2016
Development of the year – Trafalgar Place, The Sunday Times British Homes Award, 2016