The Institute of Directors (IoD) is the UK's most experienced and longest standing business organisation for professional leaders. With over 34,500 members from across the business spectrum, as well as many from the NHS, charities and the military, it is our mission to support you in your leadership role, represent your interests and encourage the highest levels of professional business conduct.

Supporting and developing leaders and promoting standards in the boardroom are at the centre of all that we do and as an independent, non-profit making organisation we are able to ensure that our members are always our focus. Established in 1903 we have over 100 years' of business experience, which means you can trust us to provide you with the knowledge, tools and advice to help you be more productive, competitive and profitable.

Apply for IoD membership

You can become a member of the IoD by following the simple step-by-step instructions below, Once completed, your IoD Welcome Membership Pack will be issued within five working days*.

How much is membership?

The current annual membership fee is £385 (UK & EU). There is a joining fee of £220 and when you join for two years or more, you will receive a substantial discount.  For a full breakdown on Fees, please download the Membership Price list on the right hand side.

How to apply

You have three methods of application:

  • Contact our Membership team on +44 (0)20 7766 8888 (Mon - Fri 9.30am - 5.30pm)
  • Download our Membership Application Form and return by fax or post
  • Apply online below

Join online today

If your application is successful, your IoD membership card, welcome pack and a receipt for this transaction will be posted to you within five working days.* Your IoD membership is activated on confirmation of membership and your benefits start immediately. If your application is unsuccessful, we will refund your payment immediately.

How to join

T: +44 (0)20 7766 8888

W: Apply online

Application Form

Membership brochure

For full details on IoD membership benefits, read our online brochure.

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