Life Membership

Life Membership is awarded to recognise consistent, long and valuable service to the IBMS at national or international level.

Nominees for Life Membership will expected to be a current corporate member with at least 25 years of continuous membership, and are able to demonstrate service of at least 10 years at national or international level.

Up to four Life Membership awards may be granted in any one calendar year.

In addition to the recognition these awards bring, Life Members are exempt from paying membership fees going forward. 


Nominations are invited from Licentiates, Members and Fellows of the IBMS and require the support of their IBMS Regional Council Member. Overseas members without regional council representation can email to discuss a suitable alternative supporter.

Please refer to the nomination form for further details. 

To nominate

Please complete and return the nomination form to by 31st December each year.

The nominator and successful nominees will be informed in the following year, after the March IBMS Council meeting, and the award will be presented at the IBMS Annual General Meeting (AGM).