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The Society of British & International Interior Design

The UK’s leading accreditation body to the interior design industry

Join our community of qualified professionals operating at the highest standards of practice.

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SBID Awards 2021 Finalist - Elkus Manfredi Architects - CBRE
Cheng Chung Design - One Sanlitun-Fendi (10)
Urban Soul Project - PRODEA (11)
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A hotel lobby formed in a circle around the elevators in the centre. High ceilings, dominating colours are golden yellow, grey and black.

SBID is devoted to excellence in learning, training and practice

As the leading professional body registered to regulate and promote the UK interior design profession, we set and monitor standards that continue to shape the industry at large.

REPRESENT

We represent, protect and promote the interior design profession across 85 countries worldwide 

Representing design talent at all levels of practice, we enhance careers to aid professional progress and improve industry standards.

CHAMPION

We champion competence and best practice for the field of interior design

Accrediting interior designers, University education and professional training, we nurture the success of the industry with an extensive network of current and forthcoming industry leaders.

LEAD

We are the largest British professional body for interior designers

At the forefront of industry growth, we consult with Government to influence and guide strategic and regulatory change to strengthen the UK’s position as the third-largest creative industry in the world.

SBID is Designed for Business ®️

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Professional Interior Design Accreditation

SBID Accreditation signifies excellence and professionalism

Achieving SBID Accredited status verifies the quality of your interior design skills and services, showcases your commitment to industry excellence and certifies you as a qualified and highly trained practitioner at the highest level of competence.

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Careers & Training

SBID supports and enhances careers in interior design

By providing continuing professional development (CPD) for interior designers in practice and accrediting UK university course content for professional application, we help to maintain the quality, relevance and standards of interior design education.

The benchmark for professional interior design

We develop agreements, guidelines and standards to aid greater industry cooperation, collaboration, and communication. With a united community of talented and highly trained interior design practitioners, product suppliers and trade specialists, we aim to set the bar for industry excellence and improve the procurement of professionally designed interiors.

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4 November 2022

Meet the Buyer 2022

Network with the interior design industry, featuring a confirmed list of top-tier interior designers & decision-makers. Enquire for more information. Event Details
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