Join the IID

The IID is the only professional body representing the Interior Design industry in South Africa. Serving the needs of registered, practicing interior architecture, interior design and interior decorating professionals as well as education institutions and suppliers that provide services to the interior design industry.


Find a Designer

The IID represents professional Interior Architects, Interior Designers and Interior Decorators who have the required qualifications, training and experience.

Membership is also offered to Candidate Interior Architects, Interior Designers and Interior Decorators…


Find a Supplier

The IID has a number of Corporate and Affiliate Members that have established trade histories and are recognized as suppliers of quality products and services to the Interior Professions industry. Leading fabric houses, furniture suppliers, bathroom and kitchen manufacturers, curtains makers and upholsterers…


About Us

The African Institute of the Interior Design Professions (IID) is the only professional body representing the Interior Design industry in South Africa. It operates nationally with representation in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern and Western Cape as well as Potchefstroom, East London and Mauritius.

Industry Partners

Media Partners

Corporate Members


Our Mission

To promote excellence in the practice of interior design; to improve the profession; to protect the rights of its members, to grow the organisation and to expand the contribution of the profession to society.

Resource Council

The African Institute of the Interior Design Professions is supported by some of the most reputable organisations in the industry who believe in the growth of the sector and are committed to the professional development of the organisation.

Honorary Members

Honorary Fellowship is awarded to distinguished persons whom the National Council wishes to honour and so elect because of their significant impact on or contribution to the Institute and/or the Interior Design profession.

Latest News .

Updates and developments within the IID.

Thank you to Weylandts and The Ethekwini Furniture

A huge thank you to our hosts Weylandts Umhlanga and The Ethekwini Furniture Cluster, the Guest Speakers, Professor Justin Barnes, our KZN Ambassadors Kirsten Pretorius and Penny Moon, the Sponsors and all who attended last evenings event!
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Milan Design Week Competition Reminder – June 2019

Top Carpets & Floors and Belgotex Floors Milan Design Week Competition Reminder View our website View our Facebook page
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Decorex Joburg – Register for complimentary access to all 3 shows!

REGISTER FOR COMPLIMENTARY TRADE ACCESS TO ALL 3 SHOWS The flagship exhibition, Decorex Joburg, will bring the finest localised products, interior stylists and creative inspiration to the Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August. This year’s Decorex Joburg, centred on the show’s 2019 theme, ‘Designing for Africa – feels like home’, will highlight the...
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WIN a space at Design Joburg 2020

Design a stand that showcases the best of local and international brands and stand a chance to win a 5m x 3m stand Send 2-3 renders of your design to and a short description of 100 words about your design Deadline 31 August 2019 Winner to be announced in September 2019 Design Joburg, featuring...
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