Employees/looking to work in the industry

Use the tabs to switch between our memberships.

Student grade (N/A)

If you don't have a letting qualification, you can join at the student grade (even if you're not working in the industry). You will have three years at this grade to get qualified and upgrade your membership. You won't be able to use the letters after your name or logo until you do.

Associate grade (N/A)

The only difference between Associate grade and Member grade is that Associates do not work for an ARLA Propertymark Protected company. You get the same benefits but won't be able to use the letters MARLA or the logo until your membership is upgraded. 

Member grade (MARLA)

You must have at least the Level 2 qualification (Level 5 for Scotland) and work for an ARLA Propertymark Protected agency. Use our Find an Expert search to see if your agency is ARLA Propertymark Protected.

Fellow grade (FARLA)

Fellow grade is the pinnacle of membership. You must have completed the Level 4 Certificate in Residential Letting and Property Management, work for an ARLA Propertymark Protected agency and provide evidence that you have five years' industry experience.

Student grade (N/A)

If you don't have a sales qualification, you can join at the student grade (even if you're not working in the industry). You will have three years at this grade to get qualified and upgrade your membership. You won't be able to use the letters or logo until you do.

Associate grade (ANAEA)

If you're not qualified but do have at least five years' experience, you can join at the Associate grade. However, with steps being taken towards regulation through RoPA's report, we recommend getting qualified in preparation.

Member grade (MNAEA)

Regardless of your experience, if you're working as an estate agent and have the Level 3 qualification in residential sales (Level 6 in Scotland) you can join at the Member grade.

Fellow grade (FNAEA)

Fellow grade is the pinnacle of membership. If you're working in the industry, have the Level 4 Certificate in Sale of Residential Property and five years' industry experience, you can join at the Fellow grade.

Student grade (N/A)

If you don't have a auctioneering qualification, you can join at the student grade (even if you're not working in the industry). You will have three years at this grade to get qualified and upgrade your membership. You won't be able to use the letters or logo until you do.

Associate grade (ANAVA)

If you're not qualified but do have at least five years' experience, you can join at the Associate grade. This is your ideal route into membership and you can always look to then get qualified and upgrade your membership.

Member grade (MNAVA)

Regardless of your experience, if you're working as a valuer and/or auctioneer and have the Level 3 qualification in auctioneering you can join at the Member grade.

Fellow grade (FNAVA)

Fellow grade is the pinnacle of membership. If you're working in the industry, have the Level 4 qualification in auctioneering and five years' industry experience, you can join at the Fellow grade.

Student grade (N/A)

If you don't have a commercial qualification, you can join at the student grade (even if you're not working in the industry). You will have three years at this grade to get qualified and upgrade your membership. You won't be able to use the letters or logo until you do.

Associate grade ANAEA (Comm)

If you're not qualified but do have at least five years' experience, you can join at the Associate grade. This is your ideal route into membership and you can look to get qualified and upgrade your membership once in membership.

Member grade MNAEA (Comm)

Regardless of your experience, if you're working as a commerical agent and have the Level 3 qualification in commercial property agency you can join at the Member grade.

Fellow grade (FNAEA)

Fellow grade is the pinnacle of membership. If you're working in the industry, have a Level 4 qualification in commercial property and five years' industry experience, you can join at the Fellow grade.