With the exception of Students, members may secure Life Membership, in their existing grades, by the payment to the Institution in one sum the amount of 20 years’ annual subscriptions. Proportionate increases shall be made in the event of subsequent upgrading.
Each applicant for full Membership shall be required to provide proof of qualifications and/or experience. No person shall be admitted to any grade of Membership of the Institution unless approved by the Council of the Institution, and the Council shall have full discretion as to admission of any person to membership.
At the discretion of the Council a properly qualified person may, on application, be transferred from one grade of membership to another. Such application should be sponsored in the same way as an application for election to the class of membership selected.