The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA), the
Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA), the Institution
of Commercial Business Agents (ICBA) and the National Association
of Valuers & Auctioneers (NAVA) have a combined membership of
just under 14,000 property professionals.
The Legal entity umbrella for these professional memberships
is the National Federation of Property Professionals
The over-arching aim of the Organisation and its Divisions is to
promote the highest standards of professionalism and integrity
among those working within the property industry, and to encourage
members of the public to proactively seek out our members when
involved in any kind of property transaction.
The Organisation has a sister company which is the awarding
body for its own property related qualifications and is
regulated by Ofqual, the Office of Qualifications and Examinations
Regulation, for a number of its examinations and diplomas.
in addition the Organisation runs some 250 short courses each
year covering a wide range of property and industry related
subjects, and also holds a number of specialist conferences
and forums throughout the year.
The NAEA is the UK's leading professional body for estate
agents. Our main functions include regulating, guiding and
assisting property professionals across a wide range of
disciplines. We also work to make the housing market safer and
easier to use and understand when you are buying a home or selling
The Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA) is a
professional membership and regulatory body for letting agents and
letting agencies in the UK. ARLA recognised the requirements of the
residential lettings market were so detailed and specific that a
separate organisation was required to promote standards in this
important sector of the property industry.
The Institution of Commercial and Business Agents (ICBA) is a UK
professional body which supports the distinct professional needs of
Commercial and Business Agents
The National Association of Valuers and Auctioneers (NAVA) is a
professional self regulating body, soley concerned with Auctioneers
and Valuers. Founded on the principles of Expertise,
Experience, Integrity and Honesty, the Association provides a focal
point for the widespread membership in the UK.
The Association of Professional Inventory Providers (APIP) aims
to provide a service for either in-house or independent inventory
providers - by offering a recognised standard of inventory
provision, provision of advice and guidance and opportunities for
The Organisation has a sister company which is the awarding body for its own property
related qualifications and is regulated by Ofqual, the Office of
Qualifications and Examinations Regulation, for a number of its
examinations and diplomas.
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The site is updated on demand by our agents and is
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Following the AGM on 10 June 2011, the amended version of the
NFoPP Memorandum and
Articles of Association is now available to read and