Services We Offer


Can't find what you are looking for? 
We have an extensive selection of Books and current Building Contracts in the Bookshop. Please explore our products to see what we currently have in stock.  
Special order service

If you are looking for a specific book, or a new title that is not yet on our website, or if you are wish to purchase other types of contracts such as ACE, FIDIC or NEC we can order most in on your behalf.

Special orders are delivered to the Bookshop often in less than 48 hours. This service is Free. Please contact our Bookshop staff who will be happy to help with your enquiry.

For information on older versions of contracts please see our Superseded Contracts page.


Other services we offer:

Mail Order: We provide a mail order service for customers who wish to order their goods by telephone, email or in person in the Bookshop. Our friendly staff, are on hand Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm to help with any queries you may have on locating and ordering publications. Please contact us here.

UK Delivery: For orders placed through our website, there are two options for delivery - Express or Standard. We endeavour to dispatch website orders within 24 working hours of receipt. Orders over £150 qualify for FREE UK Delivery. See our shipping policy for more information.

Special UK Delivery: If your order is urgent and you are looking for Guaranteed Next Day Delivery, or other options, please contact us for prices. *Please note that Special UK Delivery is not available through the online Bookshop.

Worldwide Delivery: If you are looking to place an order to be shipped outside the UK we can usually organise this for you. Please contact us with the details of what you are looking to purchase and the country of destination. We will then advise if it will be possible and provide you with a quote for shipping and options for placing the order. *Please note that Worldwide Delivery is not available through the online Bookshop.

Click and Collect: Contracts, books and gifts can be purchased through our online shop or by phone, for collection from the RIAS Bookshop. Simply select 'Pick Up' in the Checkout area, you will receive confirmation when your order is processed and ready for collection from the RIAS Bookshop. If your order is urgent, please contact the bookshop before placing your order. See our location and contact details here.

Trade and Business Accounts: Account facilities are available to RIAS Practice Services Subscribers, Businesses and Councils. Please contact us for further details.

RIAS Bookshop Gift Cards: Looking for the perfect gift but too many wonderful books to choose from? Don't worry. You can buy the gift of choice with a RIAS Bookshop Gift Card, so you can share the Bookshop collection with a friend, colleague or family. See our Gift Card options here.

RIAS Member Offers: Visit our Member Benefits page to see all the offers, discounts and benefits available for RIAS Members, Practice Services subscribers and Student members.

Bookshop Events: We work with the RIAS Events Team to encourage members, students and customers to join us to celebrate the launch of new books, which also provide opportunities to socialise in our cosy Members' Room. Subscribe to our newsletter below to be updated with upcoming Bookshop events.