About the Chartered Building Consultancy Scheme

Why Should I Join?

Chartered Building Consultancy status identifies those businesses that are respected and responsible, managed by professionally qualified well-trained staff, and that offer a very expert and economic service.

For a comprehensive list of membership benefits, click here...

How do I join?

Membership of the Scheme requires the highest qualifications and training criteria for all employees engaged in any aspect of construction management, ensuring a professional approach at every level in the organisation.

Scheme members also have to operate to a tight Code of Conduct, see download below.

PDF icon Code of Conduct for Chartered Building Consultancy 1.3Mb

Qualification Criteria

To find out just what it takes for a consultancy to become Chartered, please view the eligibility criteria by clicking here...


Subscriptions to the Scheme are based on a consultancy's average number of professional staff over the last three years and are divided into seven bands, as set out below.

In addition to the annual subscription, which is subsequently paid on the consultancy's anniversary of joining, there is an initial enrolment fee of between £60 and £160 for new applicants.

Professional staff

Annual subscription

Enrolment fee

Total for new applicants





2 to 3




4 to 5




6 to 8




9 to 12




12 to 25








VAT at the current rate must be applied to the final totals.

Benefits to the Client

The Chartered Building Consultancy Scheme was established to provide industry customers and clients with an easy way to identify those who can give them a professional service.

The Chartered Building Consultancy Scheme is ever-growing. To find out if there is a member near you, go to 'Find a Consultancy'.

PDF icon Consultancy Application Form 281Kb