Mission Statement 

The Irish Association of Landscape Industries (IALI) is dedicated to building links between professionals and representative bodies to promote ethical, environmental and commercially sustainable practices in Ireland’s landscape sector

Areas of focus include:

  • The provision of a forum to identify and mediate issues of relevance
  • To provide a single point of contact for the dissemination of sector information
  • To identify, promote and support opportunities for collaboration between landscape professionals
  • To undertake collaborative initiatives which promote ethical, environmental and commercially sustainable practices
  • To identify and disseminate examples of industry best practice and to develop standards documents (IS EN) for use within the industry.
  • To work with relevant legislative and regulatory bodies for the advancement of the sector
  • To communicate the value of sustainable landscape practices
  • To foster a professional, transparent and cooperative working environment
  • To identify areas for professional knowledge advancement
  • To assist in the promotion of relevant events and initiatives
  • To support and promote increased recognition and professionalism within the landscape sector

Note: For the purposes of the Association, Landscape Industries encompass all commercial enterprises and activities which intervene in the landscape. The Association currently includes representation from Nursery Stock Producers, Landscape Contractors, Landscape Architects, Arboriculturists, Landscape and Garden Designers, Educationalists and professional Horticulturists. It is envisaged that this representation will be broadened to include other sub-sectors.