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Becoming a member
Full membership is provided for those hold qualification from relevant course in Landscape Architecture and who have successfully completed the ILI’s Professional Practice Examination.
To be eligible to sit the exam, candidates must have been working in landscape architecture for at least two years prior to taking the exam and must be registered as a graduate member. The two years must be documented in a timesheet format, signed by a senior ILI member and submitted to the ILI Professional Practice committee to ensure that candidates have the required experience. A portfolio of work may also be requested.
The pass mark for the exam is 60%. Following success in the exam, graduate members may then become corporate members and use the letters MILI after their name to indicate full membership of the ILI
Practice Membership entitles company members to have their details published with the register of practices on our website, and to discounts on advertising on the site and in the Landscape Ireland Magazine. To be eligible, the practice must have at least one corporate member of ILI.
Graduate membership is provided for those who have completed a relevant course of landscape architecture, but who have not been working in practice for more than two years or have yet to successfully pass the Professional Practice exams.
Affiliate membership of ILI is open to:
Persons who hold a primary or post primary degree related to Landscape architecture or Landscape management Persons who have been engaged in approved research or practice of Landscape architecture for a minimum of two years Persons who have made a special contribution to Landscape architecture in the opinion of the ILI Council Benefits include: Access to ILI events at member rates, receipt of Landscape Ireland magazine twice annually and ILI group healthcare discount.
Student membership is provided for those studying a relevant course of landscape architecture. Student membership is free.
Honorary membership is bestowed on non-landscape architects for their exceptional contribution to the work of the profession of the planning, design and management of the Irish landscape.
Members of the ILI who have made a significant or outstanding contribution to the profession may be honoured with a Fellowship of the Institute.
ILI REGISTERED TRADEMARK
ILI President Tony Williams has overseen the registration of a new trademark for the exclusive use of corporate members of ILI. The trademark image may be used as needed by full members to demonstrate their status as an ILI registered Landscape Architect and full corporate member of the Institute. The following note should be used in conjunction with the trademark: ‘Registered Trademark 248769 with the Irish Patents Office