Ethics and professional conduct
This section has been rewritten in line with RICS' new Rules of Conduct, which came into effect on 2 February 2022.
New guidance note: Sustainability and ESG in commercial property valuation and strategic advice
This global guidance note provides a practical framework for delivering on sustainability and ESG investigation, and reporting requirements in professional valuation advice.
New RICS Valuation – Global Standards released
A new edition of Red Book Global Standards has been released.
New edition guidance note: Earth observation and aerial surveys
This updated global guidance note is intended for use by land, sea, engineering and environmental professionals acting in an advisory capacity, and by clients who are able to specify their own surveys. It is also intended for use by earth observation and aerial survey specialists.
Free, confidential and professional support for the surveying community
LionHeart, the charity for RICS professionals, is there to support you from apprenticeships and APC pathways, throughout your career and into retirement. Services include counselling and emotional support, financial support if you or your family member become seriously ill or lose your job, free legal advice and work-related support such as coaching and employment advice. There is also a range of approved-for-CPD online learning specially designed to support your well-being, personal and career development.