Join LDI and invest in your career. The Landscape Design Institute (LDI) is one of the best investments you can make to support your
professional & personal growth.
Why become an LDI member?
Credibility & Recognition
Community & Connection
Professional Development & Training
Promotion via Design Awards & Marketing
Industry News & Information
Access to Products, Services & Discounts
Who can join the LDI community?
Practicing Landscape Designers
Landscape Design Students or Teachers
Industry Service providers Landscape Design
We welcome your call to help you thrive in this exciting industry. Join us today!
Click on your choice of Membership (below) to apply.
Note: If you are applying for Professional, Member or Affiliate membership there will be a $165 application fee payable when you submit your application. On acceptance as a member there will be a pro rata portion of the annual fees shown below to be paid.
If you are applying for Student membership there will be $125 to pay which provides membership for the duration of your studies in landscape design/architecture.
All new memberships (except student members) are billed the annual Membership Fee on a pro-rata basis at date of acceptance.
For Students: At the time you are accepted as a student member you will be invoiced for membership for that Calendar year(Jan 01-Dec 31 aligns with student year). Upon successful graduation from your studies in a Landscape Design course, you can then apply for membership in either LDI Member or LDI Professional Member categories. Membership will lapse if not applying between Jan 01-June 30 after graduating.
A one-off Application Fee (to assess the application) is payable only when joining as either a LDI Member, LDI Professional Member or Affiliate (not as a student member). No Application Fee is payable when transferring from one category of membership to another, or when only renewing yearly membership.
LDI Registered Landscape Designer (RLD) - to be eligible for consideration you must already hold an LDI Professional Member (PLD) level membership. Applications for membership are called for in March and September of each year.
Upon successful approval of this application, LDI membership will be granted with immediate effect and will be complimentary until June 30 of that Financial year.
The annual Membership Fee will then be due on July 01 for the coming Financial year (annual membership period July 01-June 30). Member logos will be sent through earlier if payments are made before July 01.