Fellowship is the highest honour that the CIEH Board of Trustees can bestow on a member.

Achieving this grade demonstrates that you are a leading professional in environmental health and provides formal recognition of your achievements.

Jennifer Parkinson
"I consider the 'quality control' of CIEH membership to be invaluable to employers. I am proud to use the letters FCIEH CEnvH after my name!".
Jennifer Parkinson CEnvH FCIEH

Annual fee


Includes a saving of £26 when paying by Direct Debit Regular Member membership grade price: £258. Save £26 when paying by Direct Debit, either in one single payment or 12 convenient monthly instalments

Eligibility criteria

To become a Fellow you will need either:

And demonstration of some or all of the following criteria:

  • Making a difference/leadership
  • Accomplishment
  • Supporting the profession.

How to apply

Applicants for Fellowship should read and follow the process set out in our brief FAQs.

There is an application fee of £50.


  • Be a named CIEH Fellow with post-nominal letters (FCIEH) to indicate your professional commitment and integrity
  • Subscription* to our award-winning EHN magazine (eight issues a year)
  • Discounts on our conferences and events and training courses
  • Access to our pathways to Professional Registration and their digital credentials
  • Expert personal support with our mentoring scheme
  • The latest news with our weekly Member Connect e-newsletter
  • Free webinars**, including our CIEH-conversations series and on-demand recordings
  • Free reciprocal membership with the Faculty of Public Health
  • Volunteering opportunities, including mentoring and acting as a career ambassador
  • Sector-specific communities to learn and connect, including dedicated online ‘Coffee and catch-up’ sessions
  • Voting rights at CIEH's AGM and for other key decisions
  • Career development with our online CPD scheme 
  • Opportunities to contribute to our policy consultations
  • Free legal helpline and a price-matched professional indemnity insurance scheme

* Digital version only for non-UK members
** At least 12 per year

Our membership team

Get in touch and give our team a call on +44 (0)20 7827 5800

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