RICS’ regulatory rules are approved by the Standards and Regulation Board.
The Standards and Regulation Board (SRB) has been granted the power in RICS Bye-Laws by Governing Council to exercise the standard setting and regulatory functions of RICS - see Corporate Governance at RICS for details. SRB carry out this by creating Rules and Policy in regards to:
Rules are revised and updated as necessary to enable more effective and proactive management of RICS' regulatory procedures, including Disciplinary, Registration and Appeal Panel cases. Updated rules are accompanied by a Practice Direction, to encourage compliance with case management directions and improve timetabling towards hearings.
Rules and guidance support each of these areas and can be found on this page.