Engineering Council Registration

See what the Engineering Council does and the role it plays in society on this informative video.

Achieve CEng, IEng or EngTech status with the Engineering Council (EngC) by applying through the ILP. Simply apply to upgrade your existing ILP membership level and the assessment panel will advise you which level of EngC registration you are eligible for.

The Engineering Council is the UK regulatory body for the engineering profession. It holds the national registers of 235,000 Engineering Technicians (EngTech), Information and Communications Technology Technicians (ICTTech), Incorporated Engineers (IEng) and Chartered Engineers (CEng). The Institution of Lighting Professionals is a licensed awarding body.

Information can be found on the Engineering Council website on:


Engineering Technician (EngTech) registeration

EngTech to IEng

Incorporated Engineer (IEng) registration

Chartered Engineer (CEng) registration

A video designed for apprentices shows young technicians discussing the importance of EngTech and what it means to them. View it on the EngTechNow YouTube site.