Membership of the professional body for HR and people development gives you exclusive member-only access to the resources, connections and support you need to make a difference.
We're the only HR professional institute in the world that awards chartered status to its members. Membership equips you with the resources and connections to progress your career.
Find out what CIPD members think of their membership
We've options to suit your professional needs. If you're unsure what route then start here!
Professional membership includes Associate, Chartered Member and Chartered Fellow.
For those studying a CIPD qualification in HR or Learning and Development. Instant access to all the essentials for your study success.
Open to all, Affiliate membership gives you instant access to exclusive member benefits.
Professional membership for those working in the HR academic or research field.
Further your professional knowledge in HR and development.
Achieve professional membership through CIPD's direct route.
Find out how to move from one membership level to another.
With CIPD membership you have access to practical resources, discounts and networking opportunities.
Membership and upgrading fees.
What you need to know and do as an HR practitioner. Full access to members. Preview it here.
If you used to be in membership, we'd love to welcome you back.
Extra support when you need it most, including financial assistance with your membership.
Visit our new HR careers pages to find out more.
You’re missing out on enhanced member-only content by not logging in.
Not registered? Maximise your online member benefits, create a web profile here
Renew your membership
Stay up to date with what's happening in the
HR and Development profession. Subscribe
to our email newsletters