Chartered status is a symbol of technical competence and signifies a public commitment to professional standards.


IOM3 recognises professional competence in all technologies associated with materials, minerals and  mining through registration with the Engineering Council, Science Council and Council for the Environment. 

See our helpful registration page with on details of registration options, guidelines and information on how to apply.



Engineering Council registration

As the regulatory body for the UK engineering profession, The Engineering Council sets and maintains internationally recognised standards of professional competence and commitment. It currently holds the national register of over 230,000 engineers and technicians who have been assessed against such standards.

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Science Council registration

The Science Council brings together a range of disciplines and sectors to reflect the multi-disciplinary practice of science in today’s society.

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Society for the Environment registration

The Society for the Environment (SocEnv) awards professional qualifications to dedicated and experienced environmental professionals, independent of discipline.

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