Apply to join the NICF

Thank you for your interest in the NICF, we are delighted that you wish to apply for membership. Once you have completed and submitted the form below we will forward an invoice for the administration fee. Upon receipt of payment your application will be processed. Thank you.

If you're a Fitter who has achieved an NVQ level 2 in floorcoverings, you can become a member at 'Fitter' level without having to provide referees or undertake the exam.

Application for Membership

Section A
Please tick the appropriate boxes
Fitter, Accredited Fitter and Master Fitter applicants
Trainee applicants
Associate applicants
Patron applicants
Retailer applicants
Applying For:
Master Fitter Status
Accredited Fitter Status
Fitter Status
Your Details
Required for all applicant types

For Fitter and Trainee applicants, please enter your home address below. Employer details should be entered in Section B.

Section B
Fitter and Trainee applicants only

* Please consider this question before answering

Section C
References for Fitter applicants

Please ask your referees first and provide contact name, address (including postcode), telephone number and email address. We will mention that you have applied to join the NICF and ask about your trading record with each company or client. Please ensure you provide a Telephone number or Email, preferably both.




Section D
Associate applicants only
Do you fit flooring?
If no, have you ever fitted flooring?
Do you employ floorlayers?
Section E

The applicant falls within the applicable NICF membership criteria and agrees to be bound by the Institute’s Code of Conduct and Memorandum and Articles of Association. The applicant accepts that annual membership renewal is automatic, unless 7 days’ notice of termination has been given and that membership is not transferable. Should the applicant not be accepted for membership, there is a right to appeal.

The Institute may send you information electronically from time to time, including notices of meetings. You agree that the sending of e-mails to the address provided on this form will constitute good notice in connection with any matter relating to the Institute.

I confirm that any installation photographs/images supplied by me or my company to the NICF may be used for the website and any publications or leaflets relating to the NICF.

I confirm I have read and understood the above, have provided accurate information throughout this form and am authorised to apply for NICF membership on behalf of the company.


Please let us know where you heard about the NICF

Memberhip Fees

Should you require, you can view the NICF Membership Fees in detail here. This page will open in a new window to avoid losing information you may have already entered into this form.