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through Interior Design licensure.

Industry Organizations


Our goal is to represent the entire diversity of the Interior Design community. These organizations also represent the same community. Below you will find links for more information regarding their stand on licensing.

International Interior Design Association (IIDA)

IIDA California Chapters
IIDA Southern California Chapter
IIDA Northern California Chapter

American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)

ASID California Chapters
Peninsula Chapter Legislation
North Chapter Certification Process
Los Angeles Chapter Legislation
San Diego Chapter Legislation
Central / Nevada Chapter Legislation
Orange County Chapter Legislation
Pasadena Chapter
Palm Springs / Inland Chapter

IDCC
Interior Design Coalition of California (IDCC)

National Professional Organizations
American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers (AAHID)
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA)
International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD)
Interior Design Society (IDS)
Illuminating Engineers Society (IES)
Interior Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA)
Interior Facilities Management Association (IFMA)
National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI)
National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA)
Interior Designers of Canada (IDC)

Self-Certifying Board
California Council for Interior Design Certification (CCIDC)

Coalitions
California Legislative Coalition for Interior Design (CLCID)
Interior Design Protection Coalition (IDPC)

Testing Organizations
Council for Qualified Residential Interior Designers (CQRID)
Interior Design (CCICD exam) (IDEX)
National Council for Interior Design Qualifications (NCIDQ)
National Kitchen and Bath (NKBA)

Educational Program Accreditation Organizations
Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)
National Association of Schools for Art and Design (NASAD)

Educational Organizations
Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC)
Interior Design Education Program (IDEP)
Interior Design Continuing Education Council (IDCEC)

Legislative Components
California Architecture Board (CAB)
California Performance Review (CPR)
Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA)
Joint Legislative Sunset Review Committee (JLSRC)
Business & Professions Committee (B&P)

Related Organizations
California Building Officials (CALBO)