The fees charged by the SIA relate to:
- Pre-approval. The application fee, payable for processing of the application including initial eligibility checks
- Post-approval. The annual registration fee, payable on approval to cover the operational costs of the scheme. This fee is payable each year that approved status is maintained.
|Size of Organisation
||Annual Registration Fee|
||Up to 10
||£15 per licensable individual deployed*|
||11 to 25
||26 to 250
*This fee is subject to annual review and was reduced on 1 January 2012 from £17 to £15
Other fees payable that are relevant to approval but are not levied by the SIA are:
- Fees paid to assessing bodies to assess whether the applicant meets the requirements for approval
- Fees paid to independent assessing bodies for relevant accreditations used to support Passport applications
Your application fee is non-refundable once the processing of the application has begun. If successful, you will be invited to pay the annual registration fee for your Approved Contractor status to be confirmed.