Membership of the Institute of Directors

Membership of the Institute of Directors

When you join the IoD, you will become part of one of the most prestigious business communities in the UK which has an active role in supporting you and your organisation. Before you complete your application please read the information below which will determine the category of your membership.

You do not need to be a registered Director to be eligible for membership. You are eligible to join one of two categories dependent on your business experience. For further information or to discuss membership, please contact us.

Membership Criteria

Director Membership

Full member status can be achieved by a Director who is (or who has been during the past five years), responsible for the strategic direction of one or more of the below solvent entities that has (or have in aggregate) an annual minimum turnover or budget of £250,000 and has:

  • Held the post of Director for a minimum of three years and been in business for a minimum of seven years; or
  • Held the post of Director for a minimum of one year, been in business for a minimum of five years and has attended the Institute’s course “The Role of the Company Director and the Board”.

As a Member you will have the designation MIoD after your name. If you do not meet Member criteria you may apply as an Associate 

Associate

We will consider applicants where turnover, budget or length of service does not meet Member criteria. It is open to:

  • “Director” of an “Entity” or a proprietor of an enterprise which has active operations; or
  • Partner in a professional practice or a senior executive or officer of another entity who reports directly to a member of the body that is responsible for the strategic direction of that Entity and the implementation of its corporate governance. 
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How does IoD define what a director is?

A member of the body that is responsible for the strategic business direction of an Entity and the implementation of its corporate governance and which makes the decisions that determine its success and integrity and the expression may include: a divisional director where the division is equivalent to an entity of substance; or a leader of an Entity not conducted for commercial purposes. Membership of the Institute of Directors is open to those responsible for the strategic direction of an “Entity”, being one of the following:

  • Incorporated company
  • Business unit or association
  • Professional or other partnership
  • Not-for-profit organisation, charity or trust
  • Non-departmental public body
  • Academic or training organisation
  • Armed forces organisation
  • Local or national government
  • Similar body whose activities and strategies require direction

 

 

Benefits of Membership of the IoD Guernsey Branch:

 

Benefit / Product
(all Assoc/Member/Fellow benefits excluding Olympic and Student Memberships)

GRADE = GUERNSEY

Access to member premises throughout the UK & EC

Yes

Access to IoD Office Solution Packages

Yes

Business Information

Yes

Advisory Service

Yes
(mainland UK advice only)

Directors’ LAW Express

Yes
(mainland UK & European legal advice only)

Directors’ Tax Line

Yes
(mainland UK & European legal advice only)

Business Intelligence online

Yes

Discounts on courses, conferences and events

Yes

Access to online Networking through linkedin

Yes

Free publications (Director Magazine, IoD News, Director’s Guides and Pocket Books)

Yes
(excluding Director’s Guides and Pocket Books)

IoD Car Rental

Yes

IoD Jobs and Recruitment

Yes

IoD Travel Services

Yes

IoD Car Rental

Yes

Access to NXD Director

Yes

ADDITIONAL FELLOW BENEFITS

35% Discount on IoD Director Liability Insurance

Yes

Publication discounts on some titles

Yes

Discount on food and drink at the Restaurant and Café Duke at 116 Pall Mall

Yes

Complimentary Enhanced Business Directory entry

Yes

Priority bookings for selected IoD flagship events

Yes

50% discount on an IoD Annual Convention Ticket

Yes

25% discount on selected IoD conferences

Yes

ADDITIONAL CDIR BENEFITS

Publication discounts
Access to CPD online