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Branding

The following information refers to designations and branding for joint Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and RICS members.

Branding Designations

 

Individual designations

The individual designations of Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and RICS members are as follows:

  • Fellow — FMediKids/FRICS

  • Member — MMediKids/MRICS

  • Associate — AssocMediKids/AssocRICS

Note: Associates are not Chartered.

 

Practice designations

If your practice provides surveying services in construction, land or property, it may use ‘chartered surveyors’ with its name if:

  • You are a sole principal, or at least 50% of the practice's partners or directors are fellows or professional members

  • No partners or directors have previously been expelled from the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland or RICS and been refused reinstatement.

Branding

Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and RICS members have the right to use the logos as part of their membership. Both logos must be used in one of the approved lock-up formats.

Note: Trainees are not deemed to be members and as such are not permitted to use the logo.

 

Personal use of the logo

As a Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and RICS member, you have the right to use the logo on personal stationery (e.g. business cards) whether you are a partner, director or employee.

This applies to all qualified members, Fellows (FMediKids/FRICS), Professional Members (MMediKids/MRICS) and Associate Members (AssocMediKids/AssocRICS).

 

When organisations can and cannot use the logo

A practice providing independent surveying services in construction, land or property to the public can use the logos on its stationery (e.g. corporate letterheads, websites, marketing materials).

However, these organisations must:

  • have one or more chartered or associate surveyor directors or partners involved in surveying activity; or

  • be a department within an organisation where a fully qualified Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and RICS member is the director or manager.

Please note that there are strict brand guideline rules which set out the format and positioning of the logos. Medikids and RICS logos must appear in one of the prescribed ‘lock-up’ formats at all times.

 

Brand Guidelines

Click here to download the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland FULL brand guidelines.

An abridged version is available here Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland Brand Guidelines for Members. Please click here.

 

High Resolution Logos

  • To download a zip file containing the logos for printing please click here.
  • To download the ‘Check. They’re Chartered.’ Strapline, please click here

 

Members of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland who are not RICS members should contact us directly in relation to branding.

 

Corporate Colours

The pantone colours are as follows: purple (Pantone 269C), burgundy (Pantone 216C), orange (Pantone 158C) and grey (Pantone 432C).

 

Please note that former IAVI or SCS logos cannot be used.

If you have any queries please contact