Stronger Together

We are not currently recruiting for new members. However, if you think you can add to our existing skillsets or have a built environment expertise we don't currently provide, then please get in touch

Why Join Us

Membership of the LDN Collective is your passport into a quality group of industry experts and exciting projects that are set to make our cities. By making referrals, you can scale up without the overheads and risks of traditional business expansion. Our business development opportunities will help maintain a steady stream of work.

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strength in diversity

Our flexible approach allows you to keep the independence of a freelancer with access to the structure and support of an established organisation. You will meet a wide cross-section of city makers and be exposed to different perspectives and disciplines that will accelerate your career and grow your community.

We invest 1% of our profits in built environment charities as part of our commitment towards the Collective Good – so you can rest assured that not only are you working on impactful city making projects, but your efforts also support the great work of our charity partners.

Being a member gives me the benefit of business development support and provides a steady stream of projects. The diversity of skillsets and viewpoints helps me grow professionally."

Emma Kennedy

Founder Rove Communications for Social Impact

Membership Options

we have two types of membership: Expert & Creative.

We differentiate by skillset and the role you will play on Collective projects. Expert members include architects, planners, and engineers as well as experts in social impact, zero carbon and modern methods of construction. Creative members include graphic designers, film-makers and communications experts.

£ 72 /pcm
  • Tailored for Built Environment Experts
  • As an Expert you have years, if not decades, of experience as a built environment expert. You make decisions or know the people who do.
£ 36 /pcm
  • Designed For The Story Tellers
  • As a creative, You are a writer, graphic designer, photographer, videographer or web developer. You turn the complex into beautiful simplicity and build persuasive content out of our expert research.

Benefits and Services

Build your profile, partnerships and productivity with the following benefits:


  • Introductions to suitable clients and projects
  • Branded templates for LDN Collective project work
  • Opportunity to provide content for the LDN Collective (news and case studies)
  • Social media exposure of you and your Collective work
  • Invites to networking and social events


There are additional services you can add to your membership, as and when you need them. This level of support can propel you to the next level – whether as an individual or a small business owner:

  • Business and brand development
  • Marketing and communications strategy
  • Website design


  • Invites to monthly members meetings
  • Invites to join study trips
  • Tailored introductions, in line with your aspirations


Our membership fees are simple: Experts: £72pcm. Creatives: £36pcm.

We offer a Business Level rate at £54pcm where there is more than one Expert member from the same company.

We offer a 30% discount to members from registered non-profits, social enterprises, local authorities and academic institutions.