Who are RICS?

RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) accredits 118,000 professionals and any individual or firm registered with RICS is subject to their quality assurance.

RICS members are recognised by the designation after their name: MRICS (Member), FRICS (Fellow) and AssocRICS (Associate).

Members with the designation MRICS or FRICS are known as chartered surveyors.

RICS regulate and promote the profession; maintain the highest educational and professional standards; protect clients and consumers via a strict code of ethics; and provide impartial advice and guidance.

What do RICS do?

RICS promotes and enforces the highest professional qualifications and standards in the development and management of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure. Their name promises the consistent delivery of standards – bringing confidence to the markets they serve.

RICS acts in the public interest by setting and upholding the highest standards of excellence and integrity among its members. This independent organisation provides impartial, authoritative advice on key issues for business, society and governments worldwide.