SCL Nigeria welcomes new members and invites anyone who is interested and professionally involved in construction law to apply for membership.

Our current members come from all sectors of the construction industry and include lawyers, architects, engineers, quantity surveyors.

There are many benefits of membership, including:

  • Access to regular meetings which provide networking opportunities with other professionals within the construction industry. See our Upcoming Events page for details of the latest meetings and events.
  • Access to the members only section on the SCL International website. Members may download all online papers free of charge, while there is a charge for non-members.
  • Members only rates at the annual SCL Nigeria conference

Membership Types and Fees

SCL Nigeria offers individual and corporate membership options for both those resident in Nigeria and those resident overseas. Corporate memberships is open to those organisations which are, under the relevant laws of  residence or incorporation of the organisation, limited liability companies, limited liability partnerships, partnerships, charities or unincorporated organisations. In addition federal, state and local government departments, agencies and directorates are also eligible for corporate membership.

We are offering an introductory discount on membership for 2018 for all new members registering before 1 March 2018.

The annual subscription fee and initial joining fee for each of the membership options is set out below.

Individual (Domestic) ₦30,000 ₦25,000 ₦25,000 ₦20,000
Corporate (Domestic) ₦200,000 ₦150,000 ₦150,000 ₦100,000
Individual (Overseas) US$150 US$100 US$100 US$50
Corporate (Overseas) US$600 US$400 US$400 US$250

The subscription year for all categories of membership runs from 1 January to 31 December. Your first year's subscription covers the period up to 31 December of the subscription year in which you join the society.

How to join

Please complete a Membership Application Form either online (preferred) or by printing a copy of the downloadable form and returning it by email to See links at the bottom of this page to proceed.

As part of your application, you will need to pay the joining fee and first year's subscription in advance. They will both be refunded in full in the unlikely event that your application is rejected.

How to pay

Payment can be made by electronic transfer.

Any payments made should include your full name as a reference.

Please use either of the accounts shown below:

Bank: Guaranty Trust Bank
Account Title: Society of Constr. Law Nigeria

For payments in NGN please use the following account number: NUBAN:  0250166865

For payments in USD please use the following account number: NUBAN: 0250166889

For payments in GBP please use the following account number: NUBAN: 0250166896


Bank: Lloyds Bank
Account Title: Society of Construction Law Nigeria

Sort Code: 30 90 92
Account Number: 34833268
IBAN: GB92LOYD30909234833268

Proceed to application

You can download a copy of the Membership Application Form here. But we prefer online application.