How much does a registration card cost?

Initial application for card

All craft cards – Blue or Gold £40
Plumbing Related Occupation card £45
Manager / Supervisor / Visitor card £40
Green Card £40
Work Experience £20
Apprentice / Trainee £20
Non CSCS JIB-PMES Student registration card £10

Card renewals

All cards £40

Card updates

All cards £40

Replacement cards (lost or stolen)

Replacement cards £40


Fast-Track rapid processing.(cheques not accepted) £60 + standard fee

Note: We process Fast-Track applications as soon as we receive cleared funds and the required documents. Please pay by Postal Order, Cheque (payable to JIB-PMES), Bank Transfer(contact JIB-PMES) and Credit/Debit Card.

Cards free to Participant employers and Unite members

Note: For an employee of a Participant employer to be eligible for a free card, the employer MUST be purchasing holiday credits/benefits for that employee.

Standard initial applications, renewals and updates are free of charge to employees of JIB Participant Companies and members of Unite the Union.


Grading applications (Non-Refundable) £25 plus Card Fee
Employees of JIB-PMES Participant companies who have Holiday Credits/Benefits purchased on their behalf Free

Please note: if your application has been through the initial assessment stage and you decide to withdraw your application an administration fee will be deducted from the refund of your fee.

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