Alan Durning - IOBM President2016 will be focused and challenging for the institute, as we embark on a new agenda of professional development and membership enlargement.

Embracing all levels of the builders merchants business, from the yard operative to the branch manager and beyond.

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The Company Profile

For Merchants

Your Institute Membership is a unique badge of professional achievement and commitment to the craft of builders merchanting. The Institute of Builders Merchants is the natural home for everyone in the merchant industry who takes their profession seriously.

For Suppliers

Your support and involvement in the Institute of Builders Merchants is a sign of your commitment to the professional manufacturer – merchant – contractor route to market. Individuals with a suitable background may become Institute members in their own right

For Everyone

Institute Membership confers some useful additional benefits, thanks to a variety of ‘affiliate’ programmes your Institute has negotiated with major national brands of hotels, stationery and computer supplies. More are being added every month.

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