Supporting you

The IET can help you with support when and where you need it.

The IET recognises that our members sometimes need a little extra help so we have developed key resources, privileges, discounts and other member support to enable you to maximise your membership.


Members can benefit from up to 20 per cent off the cost of:

and 35 per cent off the cost of:


Members can take advantage of:

  • Facilities at Savoy Place (London), including the library and computer access;
  • Licensed access to barristers - the IET is an authorised licensed access client to barristers through the Bar Council. Although not specified, it is expected that members wishing to take advantage of this scheme must also be on the Engineering Council professional register;
  • Passport applications - a Fellow, Member or Associate can countersign passport applications.


The IET rewards engineering aspirations, enterprise and excellence with a range of annual scholarships that could help you finance your studies or postgraduate research.

Reduced membership subscription rates

Reduced subscriptions are available to support members in certain circumstances who would normally be paying the full IET standard rate.

IET Connect

IET Connect is the IET benevolent fund and a separate registered charity, which helps members of the IET and their families. As a member you can contact them if you need advice or help, or if you are facing a problem you don't know how to deal with. Go to the IET Connect website or call the helpline on:

Tel: +44 (0) 845 6850685

Professional ethics advice and support

The trust you derive from being seen as a professional engineer is one of the many advantages of being a member of the IET, but it also means you have certain ethical responsibilities. The IET can help you to understand the demands of the professional ethical standards in your own life with dedicated guidance, case studies and resources.

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In addition to the benefits highlighted above, IET membership allows you to:

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