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Join the professional network that unites 124 countries and territories.


  • If your professional organisation represents the majority of qualified architects licensed to practice in your country, 
  • If it is not yet a member of the UIA, and,
  • If there is no UIA Member Section in your country
  • Your organisation can apply for UIA membership.


Contact the UIA general secretariat by filling out the online form on this page.

  • An application and questionnaire will be sent to you so we can learn more about your organisation
  • Your application will be submitted to the UIA Council for approval and once we receive the application fee and the first year's membership fees, your membership will become effective.
  • New memberships are ratified at the following UIA general assembly.


As a UIA member, 

  • Your organisation becomes a part of the UIA network.
  • It benefits from the UIA's international visibility and global support.
  • It can be represented on the UIA Council, organise a UIA World Congress of Architects and international activities with UIA approval.
  • You will receive regular information inviting your members to participate in UIA activities.

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