How do I become a member?

Membership is paid annually and joining TIOB is easy with different levels depending on your experience.

TIOB members have the ability to use related letters after their names.


Member types

  • Supporting member STIOB (students): £50
  • Associate member ATIOB  (new to boarding or under two years’ service): £80
  • Member MTIOB (over two years’ service and serving member of boarding community):  £100
  • Fellow / Fellow Emeritus FTIOB (over 15 years’ service / retired member of boarding community): £120


Note: ABP members qualify for a 50% discount, please use code ‘ABP50’ when applying and the team will verify. TIOB members also qualify for 50% ABP discounts. 


Download a copy of the TIOB membership brochure

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Please complete the below application form to join TIOB: