Applicants for Member grade must demonstrate that they satisfy one of the following sets of criteria:

Pathway 1
  • Approved Academic Qualifications, and
  • Nomination by a Member, Associate or Fellow grade member of good standing, and
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience under approved supervision or 3 years non-approved supervision, and 
  • Successful completion of an Member Grade Assessment of Professional Competence (APC)
Pathway 2
  • Non-accredited degree or diploma course in Quantity Surveying or an allied profession, and
  • Completion of the AIQS Academy Certificate (‘up-skilling courses’), and
  • Nomination by a Member, Associate or Fellow grade member of good standing, and
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience under approved supervision or 3 years non-approved supervision, and
  • Successful completion of an Member Grade Assessment of Professional Competence (APC)
Pathway 3
  • An ability to prove a high level of expertise as a Quantity Surveyor, and
  • Nomination by five (5) Member, Associate or Fellow grade members of good standing, and
  • Minimum 8 year experience under approved supervision or 10 years non-approved supervision, and
  • Hold a position of senior management responsibility in a Quantity Surveying related role
  • Successful completion of an Member Grade Assessment of Professional Competence (APC)
Further information on Member grade is available under the AIQS Conditions of Membership.  If you would like to either join the AIQS as a Member or are a current Affiliate and would like to elevate your membership, please complete and submit the Member Grade Application Form.