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IDE Full Member, Davinder Reehal and his colleagues from John F Hunt Ltd participated in yet another successful Careers Day at Prior Western School in London EC1. During their visit they carried out a presentation to 90 primary school children that covered the...
The Institute of Demolition Engineers held its 47th Annual General Meeting this year at the Grand Hotel in Birmingham, followed by lunch and a presentation of awards and graduations. More than 20 engineers and associates to the Institute were presented with...
Why has the new Building Safety Act 2022 been introduced? From 1 October 2023, the Building Safety Act (2022) introduced new duty-holder roles, ‘accountable persons’ (APs) – clients, designers, principal designers, contractors, principal contractors, and those with...
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Frequently Asked Questions
1. How do I join the IDE?
We have various grades of membership for new entrants into our Institute, for longer-term members, for students and for affiliates to our industry. You can find more about membership and how to join us here.
2. How much does it cost to join?
We have a joining fee of £275 and an annual membership subscription which starts at £275 for new entrants and reduces as you progress through the grades. Visit our membership page for more information.
3. Where do you meet, and when?
During the year there are
- Five Council of Management meetings
- Four Membership Committee meetings. Applications should be received four weeks before the meeting in order to be considered
- Four Event Committee meetings
- At least one meeting of the Board of IDE Trustees
- One AGM held annually in November
4. Do you sell merchandise?
Yes we do, to members only. We sell high quality merchandise at our Seminars. If you want something specific please email us. Refunds are available within 14 days for unopened, packaged goods (which were not gifts or tokens of appreciation) in original condition.
5. Do you have a refund policy?
We do, for different circumstances. Our events are put on at favourable rates so we cannot offer refunds except in exceptional circumstances. You can find our policy here. On joining fees, we do not refund unless the application is inappropriate. Subscription and examination fees are non-refundable.