If you have any issues when trying pay your subscription fees, or if you have any other questions you can contact your local branch here.

Concessionary rates are only available to MCIOB and FCIOB members

Pro-rata subscriptions

Our subscription year runs from 1 January to 31 December. Members joining from the 1 February each year will be eligible for a pro-rata subscription.

Pro-rata subscriptions are calculated on a monthly basis across the year based on the full year subscription.

Subscription Rates

2019 subscription

Other Fees

Admission Fee: 
Professional Review: 
NVQ7 Professional Review Fee: 
Individual Assessment Fee: 
Award Ceremony: 
Replacement Membership Card: 
Replacement Membership Certificate: 

Professional Development Programme

Registration Fee: 
Final Assessment Fee: 

Chartered Membership Programme (CMP)

Registration Fee: 
Exam Fee: 

Regulated Qualifications

Level 3 and 4 Unit Registration: 
Level 3 Diploma in Site Supervisory Studies: 
Level 4 Diploma in Site Management Studies: 

Chartered Environmentalist Fees

Professional Review: 
Registration Fee: 

Other Fee Information

* There are different fees for student membership depending on your qualifications, experience and employment history. For further information, contact


BIM Annual Subscription£1,017
BIM Manager£2,034
BIM Technician£2,034


Heritage Annual Subscription£1,017
Heritage Certification - Certified Assessment Fee£3,051
Heritage Certification - Proficient Assessment Fee£3,051
Heritage Certification – Registered Assessment Fee£2,034


Chartered Building Companies

Under £1 Million£308
£1 - £5 Million£494
£5 - £25 Million£988
£25 - £50 Million£1,231
Over £50 Million£1,848
Enrolment Fee <£5m turnover£165
Enrolment Fee >£5m turnover£289

Chartered Building Consultancies

1 Professional Staff£115
2 to 3 Professional Staff£235
4 to 5 Professional Staff£401
6 to 8 Professional Staff£792
9 to 12 Professional Staff£1,002
13 to 25 Professional Staff£1,572
26+ Professional Staff£1,884
Enrolment Fee 1 to 3 Professional Staff£165
Enrolment Fee 4+ Professional Staff£289
UK VAT Excluded

Payment Options

In joining for the first time, or renewing your membership of the CIOB you are formally agreeing to continue to abide by the Institute's Byelaws and Rules & Regulations of professional competence and conduct and to uphold professional standards in your work.

Pay online

You can pay online in pounds sterling using an internationally recognised debit or credit card via the members log in area. (Please note your bank may charge you for this service). You will receive an immediate confirmation of payment via email and you will be able to download your receipt from the website the next day.


We accept Mastercard, Visa, Visa Debit, Visa Electron, Diners Club, JCB and Maestro. This includes prepaid debit & credit cards. If you are not sure if your credit/debit card is internationally recognised please check with your bank.

Pay over the telephone

Call the UK Subscription Team on +44 (0) 1344 630831 to pay in pounds sterling by debit or credit card. (Please note your bank may charge you for this service).

We accept Mastercard, Visa, Visa Debit, Visa Electron, Diners Club, JCB and Maestro. This includes prepaid debit & credit cards. 

Pay by cheque (in £)

Please make your pound sterling cheque or banker's draft payable to The Chartered Institute of Building and post to:

Subscriptions Department,


1 Arlington Square,

Downshire Way,


RG12 1WA

United Kingdom


Please quote your membership number on the back, so that we can allocate the payment to your account.