COVID-19 updates 21 September

Some IoD courses and events may be affected by changes to alert levels. Read more

Future IoD

We are now working on transitioning to the new IoD Rules. Find out more

Future IoD

We are now transitioning to the new IoD Rules which will come into effect by 01 July 2022.

Green leaves


Update 20 September 2021

We have two vacancies for the IoD’s Nomination Committee

We are looking for two directors who have not served on our Council to take on these important roles. Applications close on 4 October 2021 and we hope to make the appointments in early November. Find out more and apply
Once we have our Nomination Committee appointed we will begin the recruitment process for our new Board.

Update 26 July 2021

Council presented the New Rules to be voted on at the AGM on 23 July 2021. 

Council is delighted that members voted positively, with a 98% margin, to proceed with IoD’s new Rules. We will now begin the transition to the new Rules, which will come into effect on 1 July 2022, or earlier if determined by Council.

We will keep you updated on progress.

Formal consultation on the IoD Rules Review ran from 1 February to 14 March 2021. During this period, we invited IoD members to pose questions, provide feedback and submit ideas about the proposed changes.


Explanatory Memorandum - Information about the amendments to the IoD Rules.

New Rules of the IoD adopted at the AGM on 23 July 2021

Current Rules of the IoD for reference

See previous information released during the review of the Rules