To join the IRSE you need to complete a membership application form. The form to use depends upon the category of membership you are applying for, as detailed below. The same forms should be used if you are already an IRSE member and wish to apply for a higher grade of membership.
Please note that the IRSE London office is closed with all staff working remotely. Please do not send any application forms in by post - do send them by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For further details of IRSE's COVID-19 updates, please see our dedicated webpage.
Click here to view a chart showing the various routes to the different grades of membership.
For more information about the membership grades, click here.
When you become a member of the IRSE, you are bound by our membership terms and conditions, which sets out our obligations to you, and your obligations to us.
For Associate Member, Member and Fellow grades, download and complete the Corporate Membership application form. You will need to find two sponsors (IRSE members of the appropriate grades) for corporate membership. If you have difficulties finding two people, please contact the IRSE office for assistance.
While the IRSE London office is closed, please scan your application form and associated documents and send to email@example.com. If your proposers are unable to sign your original form and documents, please ask them to sign and scan their copy, or ask them to provide an email verifying that they have read and support your application for the Associate Member / Member / Fellow.
Download and complete the Accredited Technician application form. While the IRSE London office is closed, please scan your application form and associated documents and send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can apply for Affiliate membership online by completing the online form.