Become a registered member in public practice

Many chartered secretaries choose to work in public practice, offering to a range of services to all sorts of client organisations.

ICSA's Public Practice Scheme is designed to support and promote ICSA members who work as sole practitioners or in small partnerships. The scheme is open to all members based in the UK and Ireland.

Members interested in the scheme should read our guidance notes (see below) or contact us

Being part of the scheme costs just £126 + VAT per year and provides:

  • Accredited practitioner status
  • Certification
  • A listing, by region, on
  • Special discounted rates on professional indemnity insurance

For more information, contact us

To apply for the scheme:

1. Download and complete the application form

2. Send your application with a cheque made payable to ICSA to:

ICSA: The Governance Institute
Saffron House
6–10 Kirby Street
United Kingdom

Or fill out a credit/debit card form and email it with your application to

    If you have any queries call 0207 580 4741 or contact us

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