Membership is available to people in the following categories:
An interest in licensing and supportive of the Institute’s objectives.
Specialist professional knowledge and experience in one or more fields of licensing, along with a broader general appreciation of licensing practice and its context.
The following routes are currently available for demonstrating such knowledge and experience:
Fellowship will be awarded, following nomination by 2 members of the Institute, to an individual where it can be demonstrated to the satisfaction of the Institute’s Membership and Qualifications Committee that the individual:
is a member of the Institute or meets the criteria for membership; and
has normally made a significant contribution to the Institute and has made a MAJOR contribution in the field of licensing, for example through significant achievement in one or more of the following
It is stressed that Fellowship is intended for individuals who have made exceptional contributions to licensing and/or related fields rather than those who have simply done their jobs well.
Deemed by the Board (following recommendation from the relevant Institute of Licensing Committee) to have substantially advanced the general field of licensing. Limited to 12 living members (those elected to Companionship must be or become Institute of Licensing Members).