Once you have completed the contact form sent from your WORK email address*, we will fast track your membership to the IHSM.

Upon approval of your membership and receipt of your subscription, you will receive a membership pack. This will include a copy of our constitution, your membership certificate, and a special link which will enable you to access the restricted area of the website. In addition you will also benefit from the following complimentary features.

  • Access to our security forum.
  • Access to downloads, tips, best practice & advice.
  • Access to our exclusive databases.
  • Links to events.
  • Endorsed suppliers.
  • Exclusive presentations at our regular meetings.
  • Archives of our circulations are available

* (we do NOT accept free email - gmail/yahoo/msn/ymail registrations)

How to become a member:

Step 1. Download the Membership Pack (Application form, Confidentiality Agreement and Constitution).
Step 2. Submit your application form to the IHSM.
Step 3. If your request is approved by the IHSM committee, your application will be presented and a vote passed to all full members during the next IHSM meeting.
Step 4. On successful enrolment you will then receive the appropriate membership benefits from the Institute of Hotel Security Management.

Currently Full membership is £75 per annum and Associate membership is £20 per annum.  Dependant upon your job description and geographical location a decision would be made regarding which membership you should hold.



Members and Associates include:

Edwardian Hotels London The Grove Metropolitan Police 
The Ritz Jumeirah Carlton Tower  British Transport Police 
The Savoy Crowne Plaza  City of London Police 
Firmdale Hotels Melia Hotels International  Westminster City Council 
Shangri-la Hotel The London Edition  Camden Council
InterContinental Hotels Group Four Seasons Hotels  National Crime Agency 
Rennaisance Hotels London Gleneagles Hotel  Home Office 
Marriott Hotels The Dorchester Collection  Security Industry Authority 
The Berkeley Hotel Selfridges  
HarrodsHarrods The Westbury  
Millennium Hotels Starwood Hotels  
Hilton Group Gouman Hotels  
Andaz London PPHE Hotel Group  
Thistle Hotels Hyatt Hotels  
Soho House & Co The Langham  
Dorsett Hotels Morgans Hotel Group  
Accor Hotels The Lancaster  
Como Hotels Cafe Royale  
The Principal London One Aldwych