Midlands The Midlands regions covers all areas in the East and West Midlands including Worcestershire, Birmingham, Coventry,Leistershire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolshire

The Midlands region is one of the largest covering a wide area. The steering group members has a vast array of knowledge; with representatives from Industry, the EA, consultancy, local authority and Education. Our steering group has been involved with policy development, training, membership levels and mentoring and has taken a key interest in areas such as ISO 14001, the Reach directive, waste and energy management. We are here for the membership, so if you have a particular subject you would like to discuss please get in touch

Scotland East Edinburgh and the Lothians, the Scottish Borders, Fife, Clackmannanshire, Stirlingshire, Perthshire, Dundee, Tayside and Angus.

This page provides information on IEMA events and activities that will be held in Scotland East. The group acts as a focal point providing networking opportunities and professional development for members within the region.Regional Steering groups dedicate a lot of their time, voluntarily, in arranging events and representing IEMA's members. Contact details for the steering group are listed on the regional page. If there is a particular topic you would like to see included in this section, please contact your Regional Chair.

East of England The East of England Steering Group covers one of the largest areas in UK, stretching from London suburbs, north to Milton Keynes, east to Great Yarmouth, and includes the counties of Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Norfolk.

Our region has one of the fastest growing economies in the UK, and we intend to assist with embedding sustainability at the heart of this development.Regional Steering groups are a made up of a team of member volunteers dedicated to assisting with delivery of local membership services and membership engagement, including organising socials, workshops, site visits, CPD and membership development. We actively encourage ideas from members, and if you feel able to contribute to our team or require any further information, contact our Chair, John Hill.

Yorkshire and Humber The Yorkshire & Humber Steering Group covers cities within the counties of Yorkshire and Humberside.

Our region has a number of exciting and diverse environmental topics already planned for 2017 following a busy 2016! We are developing a programme of site visits, sustainability professional presenters sharing their experiences, as well as topic specific learning workshops. We also plan to provide opportunities for students to network with our existing members.In addition, we hope to establish events that supporting members with IEMA professional upgrades and the Chartered Environmentalist qualification.In 2016 we covered a range of topics including ESOS management, flood management, smart cities future technology, changes to IS014001, Network Rail Environmental Interns, improving air quality through fleet management, Leeds bid for European City of Culture, EIA and SEA developments and post Brexit environmental issues

The Solent The Solent region covers Hampshire and the Isle of wight including: Southampton, Portsmouth, Winchester, Basingstoke, and members in neighbouring areas such as Bournemouth and Chichester.

The Solent Regional group was setup by IEMA in December 2016 to represents the individual and corporate membership in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. 

The regional group is currently focusing on the following themes: Networking and peer support, Engage with the policy development and national IEMA matters, Personal development and training, Increasing and upgrading membership, Engaging with Universities and businesses in the area

Wales The Wales region covers all areas within Wales

The Wales Network acts as a focal point on Welsh environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members within Wales.  We hold meetings every other month in Cardiff and IEMA members are able to attend any meeting to see how they can get involved.   This meeting and social is a regular fixture in the calendar, providing an opportunity for members from within and outside the Network to meet and catch-up with each other.   

South East England The South East Steering Group covers Brighton, Bromley, Croydon, Canterbury, Dartford, London, Enfield, Guildford, Harrow, Ilford, Kingston-upon-Thames, Medway, Oxford, Portsmouth,Reading, Redhill, Romford, Slough, Sutton, Southampton, Tunbridge Wells, Twickenham, Southall and Watford.

The group acts as a focal point providing networking opportunities and professional development for members within the South East.

North West England The North West covers Cumbria, Lancashire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Cheshire

The North West steering group helps to deliver IEMA’s core strategies across the region. Covering the diverse areas of Cumbria, Lancashire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Cheshire, the group is proactive in developing and delivering a number of activities, to support the regional members.

A range of topic areas and activities are supported across the Sustainability platform. These include, but are not limited too; the Natural Environment and addressing long term biodiversity loss; Climate Change mitigation and adaptation; Corporate Sustainability; Sustainable Resource Management and the Circular Economy; Impact Assessments; as well as supporting membership development in line with IEMA’s Skills Map.

Engagement with regional universities, businesses and stakeholders is critical to ensuring activities on current key topic areas for the region are developed and delivered upon. If you are interested in supporting the regional group or have an activity area, which you feel would be beneficial for the regional members and would like to explore further, please contact the regional chair on the contact details above.

South West England The South West Steering Group covers Bath, Bournemouth, Bristol, Dorchester, Exeter, Gloucester, Plymouth, Swindon, Salisbury, Taunton, Torquay, Truro and the Channel Islands.

This page provides information on IEMA events and activities that will be held in the region. The group acts as a focal point providing networking opportunities and professional development for members within the South West.

North East England The North East Steering Group covers Durham, Darlington, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Sunderland and Cleveland/Teeside.

This page provides information on IEMA events and activities that will be held in the region. The group acts as a focal point providing networking opportunities and professional development for members within the North East.

North Scotland The Scotland North region covers Aberdeen, Caithness, Inverness, the Outer Hebrides, Caithness, Sutherland and the Shetland Islands.

This page provides information on IEMA events and activities that will be held in the North of Scotland region. The group acts as a focal point providing networking opportunities and professional development for members within the region.

Scotland West The Scotland West Steering Group covers Ayrshire, Dumfriesshire, Falkirk, Glasgow, Motherwell and Paisley.

The West Scotland Steering Group is made up of volunteers and acts as a focal point providing networking opportunities and professional development for members within the region. 

The group is drawn from a wide range of backgrounds including: consultancy, energy industry, food and drink and the public sector.  Members of the group have expertise in wide range of areas which includes: EIA, EMS, waste management, resource efficiency (energy, waste and water), staff training, circular economy, and environmental regulation.   

The group dedicates a lot of their time, voluntarily, in arranging events and representing IEMA's members.  Further details on West Scotland events can be found at the events page.The group is always keen to hear from members regarding opportunities or ideas for future workshops or how events can be improved.  If there is a particular topic or event you would like to see, please contact your Regional Chair (details listed below) who will be happy to discuss further.    

Ireland Republic of Ireland

This page provides information on IEMA events and activities that will be held in the region. The group acts as a focal point providing networking opportunities and professional development for members within Ireland.

Northern Ireland Northern Ireland

This page provides information on IEMA events and activities that will be held in the region. The group acts as a focal point providing networking opportunities and professional development for members within the Northern Ireland.

Middle East Network (MENA) We Are the IEMA Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Network

Our network is made for and made of Environment and Sustainability professionals living and working in the Middle East and North Africa. 

Operating on a non-profit, non-political basis, we aim to be the catalyst for forging strong bonds between professionals in the MENA region. We support them to drive innovation, expand networks and share information. Together, we work towards the goal of transforming the world to sustainability.

With close links to IEMA HQ, we strive to enable members in MENA to enjoy similar benefits to those in the UK. Our network benefits from direct guidance on ISO 14001:2015, training opportunities and advice on IEMA’s professional memberships. Our members also have unique access to free networking and learning events - open to members and non-members - which feature expert speakers addressing topical issues.  

 

New Zealand New Zealand

In startup mode we are on a mission to develop a vibrant New Zealand chapter for IEMA members and prospects. Already our network includes environment and sustainability professionals from throughout Aotearoa.  Our chapter provides networking and professional development for IEMA members and seeks to influence the wider professional community.

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