The Royal Institute of British Architects is the UK body for architecture and the architectural profession. They provide support for members worldwide in the form of training, technical services, publications and events, setting standards for the education of architects. Their annual award schemes recognise outstanding architecture and culminate in the RIBA Stirling Prize.
The Architects Registration Board is the UK 's statutory regulator of architects with a public register of around 33,000 architects. Every registered architect has met ARB standards education, training and practice.