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The BIID has collaborated to provide useful and relevant publications for Interior Designers.

RIBA/BIID Domestic Professional Services Contract 2020: Interior Design Services

This contract is an appointment contract for interior design services for domestic projects of any value

The RIBA Domestic Professional Services Contract 2020: Interior Design Services has been devised as an agreement between an interior designer and a consumer client relating to work to the client’s own home, including renovations and extensions and is suitable for commissions for simple domestic interior design projects of any value.

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A specimen copy can be downloaded here

Paper copies are available to purchase at RIBA Books.

 

RIBA/BIID Concise Professional Services Contract 2020: Interior Design Services

This contract is an appointment contract for interior design services for simple, non-complex, commercial projects

The RIBA/BIID Concise Professional Services Contract 2020: Interior Design Services is suitable where the Interior Designer undertakes a commission for interior design services for simple, non-complex, commercial projects of any value and where the interior designer is undertaking the installation of Interior Designer FF&E. Where any building work is required then a separate building contract, such as the RIBA Concise Building Contract, should be used.

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A specimen copy can be downloaded here

Paper copies are available to purchase at RIBA Books.

 

The BIID Interior Design Project Book

The touchstone guide to running projects from the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID).

By setting out actions step-by-step, this essential handbook identifies the key obligations of the interior designer at each project stage. Straightforward explanation is supplemented by invaluable checklists and templates.

Featuring crucial advice on administering construction contracts, it references the new RIBA/BIID Domestic Professional Services Contract 2020 for interior design services.

Reflecting the RIBA Plan of Work 2020 and contemporary working practice, it provides a systematic operational framework that can be applied to all types of projects.

Comprehensive in scope with a logical structure, it embraces the theme of collaboration within the project team. It also addresses post-occupancy evaluation, modern methods of construction and sustainability.

Suitable for projects within any industry sector and practice type, from large international firms to sole practitioners, it is accessible to designers with different levels of experience.

Published by RIBA Publishing, the Project book can be purchased via RIBA Bookshops.  BIID Members can receive a £10 discount, details can be found in the Member Area.

 

The BIID Agreement for Interior Design Services 2010 (ID/10)

Originally published in 2005, this was the first ever industry standard contract for interior designers. Clear, transparent, and easy to use, the BIID Agreement for Interior Design Services 2010 (ID/10) provides a flexible range of Interior Design Services, through the appointment of an interior designer and/or architect.

It has been designed to create the fairest balance of risk between the designer and the client, and is suitable for use on a wide range of projects, including both commercial and domestic projects. In addition to design services, it also provides for the designer the ability to perform installation management services as an independent and impartial agent of the Client including monitoring of the execution of building work by others and the procurement of furnishings, fitting and equipment (FF&E); or to undertake as principal simple Building Works, Decorations and/or the supply of FF&E.

Published by RIBA Publishing, the contract can be purchased via RIBA Bookshops