Benefits of Membership

The benefits of becoming a part of the IVMA community include wide professional and business applicability. Membership is of particular benefit to professionals and students across most disciplines including architecture, engineering, law, building and construction, procurement, project management, industrial design, quantity surveying, strategic planning, general management, industrial relations and human resources management, management consulting as well as public administration

Summary of the benefits of membership by grade
Joining the IVMA offers a range of real benefits for all grades of membership

Hon Fellows
A special award grade of membership recognising outstanding service that offers:
- Free annual membership
- All the benefits that Fellows receive
- Entitled to use the post-nominal HonFIVMA

Fellows
An award grade of membership that offers:
- Membership of the College of Fellows
- Entitlement to use the post-nominals FIVMA
- Fellowship certificate 
- All the benefits which full members receive

Accredited Members
Full membership of the Institute that offers:
- Entitlement to add the term “Accredited” to MIVMA post-nominals
- Entry on to the IVMA public register of accredited Value Analysts/Facilitators/ as applicable
- Certificate of membership
- All the benefits of Ordinary Members

Ordinary Members
Ordinary membership of the Institute that offers:
- Entitlement to use the post-nominals MIVMA
- Capacity to vote in IVMA elections & sit on IVMA committees
- Public representation of the interests of VM
- All the benefits of Associate membership

Associate Member
The benefits of Associate membership are:
- Monthly news eBulletin by email
- ‘The Value Times’ quarterly journal
- Quarterly ‘practice notes‘ white paper on VM
- Member discounts to attend the annual IVMA conference
- Occasional member offers
- Online access to the IVMA Knowledge Bank library archive of VM relevant papers, presentations, links, book titles, journals and articles.

Retired / Non-practicing Member
IVMA wants to keep all Retired Members involved so they retain all benefits and rights of the membership grade they held immediately prior to retirement. In recognition of their previous involvement in the Institute the Board has decided to enable retired members to continue their non-practicing membership without charge.

Click here to view the IVMA member benefits matrix.