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For Clients


This section provides information and resources specifically for clients.


See what a landscape architect can offer, and find a practice with the skills and expertise you need.




What landscape architects offer


New projects where landscape architects have seen the bigger picture. Find out more...




The landscape architect's role


Creating unique places - and bringing economic and environmental benefits. Find out more...



Appointing a landscape professional


Advice on developing a brief, procurement methods and appointment options. Find out more...

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Find a landscape architect


Get the right people for the job. Find a LI Registered Practice with the skills and expertise you need. Search...


Professional conduct

Code of Conduct
The Institute requires all members to uphold the Code of Conduct, updated May 2012. Summary version | Full version (pdf)

Complaints against LI members
Advice on the complaints procedure available to anyone dissatisfied with the professional conduct of an Institute member.Guidelines for making a complaint (pdf)

Complaints against the LI
Advice on the complaints procedure available to anyone dissatisfied with a service provided by the Institute. Service-based complaint procedure (pdf)

Updated October 2015

LI Publications

clients guide Landscape architecture: a guide for clients is a free LI publication designed to inspire clients.

Showcasing a diverse range of landscape work, it illustrates the vision, skills and social, economic and environmental value that landscape architects bring to all kinds of projects.

Download pdf (4Mb)

Download iBook (for iPad)

More resources for clients

The LI publishes resources for landscape practitioners, clients, decision-makers, and professionals in other built and natural environment sectors.


Browse the Publications section to find out more about our technical guidance, policy statements and contract documentation, that are available to buy.


Any questions?

Registered Practices queries

Eleanor Manson, Senior Membership Development Officer
Phone: 020 7685 2655

Lee Garnham, Membership Database Administrator
Phone: 020 7685 2653

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