Things we’re proud of


Waste recycled in 2021


Charitable Foundation donations made in 2021

Net Zero

Our homes in use will be Net Zero carbon by 2030


employee training days delivered in 2021

Sustainability is integral to how we do business.

As a responsible business, we recognise the importance of making a positive contribution to the communities we work in.

Our sustainability strategy comprises three key pillars to drive our performance and focus. The pillars reflect our material issues and are aligned to the Group’s strategic objectives, ensuring that sustainability is a core part of the Group’s operations.


Building for tomorrow

We will achieve net zero carbon homes in use and in our operations, supported by carbon reduction commitments, aligned to climate science.

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Transforming communities

We will positively transform communities directly connected to Persimmon’s activities.

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Safe and inclusive

We will create a safe and inclusive culture focused on the wellbeing of our customers, communities and workforce.

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Sustainability Report 2021


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Policies & Statements

Download policies and statements supporting our sustainability strategy

Policies and Statements

Our Sustainability Strategy

Integrating sustainability into our business

Our Sustainability Strategy

Latest sustainability news

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