Licentiateship (LBIPP)

Recognised across the world as a benchmark of excellence, our tiered qualification structure offers photographers continual professional development.

There are three qualifications, each reflecting increasing levels of experience, skill and achievement; Licentiateship, Associateship and Fellowship.

Applying for Licentiateship:

This is an entry level qualification, showing an established professional level of skill and competence.

To apply you will need;

  • 20 digital images
  • A PDF of supporting Evidence (for further information see our qualification guides on
  • To complete an online Application Form
  • Follow steps 1-3 below
  • To send us your submission fee of £170

1) Check the rules

Make sure you know the rules before entering!

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2) Register/Log in

You need to have an account on the awards site to enter.

log in here

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3) Begin entry

click on an open qualification session below to enter, and good luck!

LBIPP Digital Entry

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