The Institution's structure is based upon its total membership represented at local level by Regional Committees. Each Region Committee has a Councillor who serves at the ILP Council inputting to policies and strategies.
There are seven Vice Presidents responsible for the various portfolios of activities. The Vice Presidents sit on Council and give shape to policies and initiatives for submission to the Executive Board.
The Executive Board is the governing body of the Institution, responsible for all business functions and delivering policy priorities with the Vice Presidents.
The Young Lighting Professionals and the Lighting Column Technical Forum are integral divisions of the Institution, with their own chairman and secretary who input to policy via the Council and Vice Presidents.