Chair: Mr Paul Shields FIOA
The main activity is looking at all applications for membership, making recommendations to Council for the election of corporate members (FIOA and MIOA) and approving the election of non-corporate members (AMIOA, TechIOA, Affiliates and Students) and Sponsor members.
Complaints under the Institute's Code of Conduct are investigated, and recommendations to Council are made if the complaint is upheld and penalties against the member concerned may be appropriate.
The Committee oversees matters concerning Continuing Professional Development both for individual members and in relation to any such scheme operated by employers. Liaison is maintained with the Engineering Division Committee in respect of granting Chartered and Incorporated Engineer status.