Supporting our professional members 

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IAB membership provides support throughout your career with a range of services, benefits and industry updates that will help you achieve your ambitions


As an IAB professional member you can have access to anti-money laundering supervision, technical helplines and a member portal where you can access information that will keep you and your clients or employer up-to-date and compliant with current and incoming regulation so you can be sure you will have all of the tools you will need to succeed as a bookkeeping professional.

Whether you run a bookkeeping business, or want to secure a position in a bookkeeping or accountancy practice or local SME, make a wise decision – join the IAB.

Our commitment to you

IAB membership services

Professional status

As a professional member you will be entitled to display designatory letters after your name demonstrating your professional credentials.

Anti-money laundering supervision

Register to be supervised as a member in practice under the Money Laundering Regulations with the IAB. This is a legal requirement if you have your own bookkeeping practice. To find out more about the regulations and supervision please click here.

Member portal

Access a wealth of information and practical tools through the Members’ area of the IAB website.

Business services and benefits

Our portfolio of services is designed to support not only your business but also adds value to the services you can offer your clients or employer.

Regulatory updates and information

Our regular e-newsletters are filled with regulatory updates and information ensuring you and your clients or employer are fully up to date and compliant with legislation.

The Bookkeeper Magazine

Our magazine hits your doormat every quarter and is filled with updates, member stories and industry information to keep you up to date and in touch.

Continued Professional Development

Continue your professional development through seminars and online modules ensuring your knowledge is up-to-date and your clients or employer get the best possible support from you.

What our members say

Find out what our members say about their IAB membership and why joining is good for your business or career

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