Mission, Vision & Values

Mission – What matters most to us!

Our mission is to ensure that anyone with the ambition to join the profession can gain entry and develop the highest possible standards of education and professional competence so that our members are able to deliver projects that support society and help create a sustainable future.

Vision – Where are we going?

Our vision is for civil engineering surveying to evolve, championing information management and the use of digital ways of working and technology by a diverse skilled workforce to deliver high quality projects that serve society.

Values – How will we act?


  • We strive for excellence.
  • We have an unrelenting focus on quality.
  • We act professionally in everything we do.
  • We engage with lifelong learning and personal development.
  • We are ambitious for our members.

Integrity and honesty

  • We uphold honesty, integrity and openness.
  • We do the right thing, striving for continuous improvement.
  • We take responsibility for what we do and adopt the highest ethical standards.
  • We take responsibility for maintaining the highest professional standards, building trust in everything we do.

Curious and brave

  • We are curious and adopt new technologies to enable our work.
  • We are brave, championing and leading change in areas where we are experts.
  • We champion, practise and advance sustainability in the areas we work in.
  • We collaborate with others to achieve the best outcomes for our institution, our industry and society.

Inclusive community

  • We care for and respect one another.
  • We advocate for diversity, equality and inclusion.
  • We champion education as an engine for equality and social progress.
  • We support every member to achieve their best. We share our knowledge widely and openly.