Your one essential membership 


Why join?

The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) is the professional body for FM and membership provides a whole range of useful benefits, whether you are new to the profession or highly experienced in it. Since we were first established in 1993, we have been driving the FM industry forward and are committed to facilitating professionalism in it. Here is a brief guide to just some of the reasons to join today:

Professional Development

You can use your membership to develop your career in FM and expand your skills, training and experience in a structured and achievable time frame. Resources include CDP opportunities, an online CPD records system, our annual Careers Guide Supplement, big reductions on our training courses and more. We will facilitate your progression and encourage you through carefully-planned, manageable stages. Read more


As a member of BIFM, you will have the opportunity to share best practice and gain experience from different disciplines across the FM profession. We will connect you to the industry and to your fellow professionals with events that range from special interest groups to regional networks, social events and online forums. BIFM your one essential membership. Read more

Information and knowledge

Use our indispensable advice, training and know-how to enhance your career. We will keep you up-to-date with the latest thinking in facilities management to help you achieve your full potential and deliver to the best of your ability. You will receive our industry leading magazine, e-news bulletins, annual Buyers Guide, free access to Good Practice Guides plus much more. Read more

Recognition and industry awareness

Membership provides you with an opportunity to demonstrate both your experience and professional expertise in the field of FM. Our clear membership grading structure provides pathways for any stage of your career, which are recognised throughout the industry. Furthermore, the letters you can put after your name as a member demonstrate your level of expertise and experience within your field. Read more

You can join BIFM as an individual looking to develop your career and to reach and network with other FM professionals; the different types of membership available are:


How to join

To find out more:

Tel: +44 (0) 1279 712650
Email: membership@bifm.org.uk

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