What guidance is available on becoming a consultant?
Our library has a range of resources to help you. Search our list of books and ebooks.
Standard contracts for engineering consultants are available:
MF/4 (2003): Home or overseas agreements for the provision of consultancy services by engineering consultants. Standard contract published jointly by the Institution and IET. Free to download
Commentary on MF/4 (including a copy of MF/4): A practical guide for users of MF/4
MF/4 (2004 edition): Available to purchase from the library for £20
ACE (Association for Consultancy and Engineering) agreements are available to borrow from our library.
The IMechE Support Network offers Institution members access to a free legal helpline. Members also have access to specialist insurance services.