The RIAS Charter and Bye-Laws govern the Incorporation.
The latest version of the RIAS Charter was approved by Privy Council in December 2003.
The Bye-Laws of the Incorporation were last approved in January 1987. A Special General Meeting of the Incorporation on 28th June 2018 approved new, interim Bye-Laws. Further changes to the Bye-laws were approved at the Special General Meeting on 3rd November 2021 which will be submitted to the Privy Council for approval.