Flexible payment options

Pay in one go or spread the cost throughout the year.


Pay everything in one go

Pay your joining fee and annual subscription by credit/debit card or cheque.


Two staggered payments

Pay your joining fee immediately by credit/debit card or cheque. Then pay your subscription fee in one Direct Debit instalment collected 3-6 weeks after your application.


Joining fee + instalment Direct Debit

Pay your joining fee immediately by credit/debit card or cheque. Then pay your subscription in quarterly instalments.


New student members

Enjoy our lowest membership rate and SAVE £100 or more by joining the CIPD before you complete your qualification.

Plus, choose to pay in one go or spread the cost throughout the year.

Pre-qualification Student joining fees


Joining fee: £40
Annual subscription: £90 (up to 12 months)
Late joiner fee: N/A

Total: £130



Post-qualification joining fees

Upon successful completion of your CIPD qualification you will automatically be entitled to join as a professional Associate member.


Joining fee: £40
Annual subscription: £148 (Associate membership for up to 12 months)
Late joiner fee: £100 (or £200 for Advanced/Postgraduate qualifications)

Total: £288 (or £388 for Advanced/Postgraduate qualifications)


Eurozone Direct Debit

If you're a CIPD member based in the eurozone, you can set up a Euro Direct Debit. Please complete our student application form and our Euro Direct Debit instruction form.


Renewals

Your membership fees will be renewed annually on 1 July each year. Don't worry, we'll send you a membership renewal pack at the start of June to remind you how much is due. Annual payment will be collected until you advise us otherwise.

Experience Assessment candidates

To go through Experience Assessment you will need to pay all of the following:

  • A joining fee of £40
  • A one-off assessment fee (relevant to the level of membership you're applying for)
  • Your subscription for the year (see professional member fees below)


One-off assessment fees


Assessment level

Associate member assessment: £1,996 
Chartered Member assessment: £2,045 
Chartered Fellow assessment: £2,375


New professional members

Experience assessment, joining and subscription fees


Associate member (Assoc CIPD)

Assessment fee: £1,996

Joining fee: £40

Annual subscription: £148 (up to 12 months)

Total for new members: £2,184


Chartered Member (Chartered MCIPD)

Assessment fee: £2,045

Joining fee: £40 

Annual subscription: £174 (up to 12 months)

Total for new members: £2,259


Chartered Fellow (Chartered FCIPD/Chartered Companion)

Assessment fee: £2,375

Joining fee: £40

Annual subscription: £199 (up to 12 months)

Total: £2,614


Individual applicants, call us on: +44 (0)20 8612 6208 

Organisations interested in professional membership for their teams, call us on: +44 (0)20 8612 6206

New Academic members

Annual subscription and joining fee


Academic Associate

Academic Associate assessment: £450 

Joining fee: £40  

Annual subscription: £148 (up to 12 months) 

Total: £638


Academic Member

Academic Member assessment fee: £550

Joining fee: £40 

Annual subscription: £174 (up to 12 months)  

Total: £764


Academic Fellow (Academic FCIPD)

Academic Fellow assessment fee: £650

Joining fee: £40 

Annual subscription: £199 (up to 12 months)  

Total: £889


New Affiliate members

New members pay a one-off joining fee and the subscription for the coming year.

Your membership subscription will be renewed annually on 1 July each year until you advise us otherwise.

New Affiliate member fees:


Joining fee: £70
Annual subscription: £236 (up to 12 months)
Total for new members: £306



Become an Affiliate member 

Join Affiliate membership online today

Learn more about Affiliate membership.

Organisations - call us on: +44 (0)20 8612 6206

Annual renewals (2016-17)

Your membership fees will be renewed annually on 1 July each year. Don't worry, we'll send you a membership renewal pack at the start of June to remind you how much is due. Annual payment will be collected until you advise us otherwise.

Annual subscription (up to 12 months) for each Membership type


Student member: £90


Associate member (Assoc CIPD) / Academic Associate: £148


Chartered Member (Chartered MCIPD) / Academic Member: £174


Chartered Fellow (Chartered FCIPD) / Academic Fellow / Chartered Companion: £199


Affiliate member: £236


Upgrade your membership

To upgrade to Chartered Member or Chartered Fellow you will need to pay:

  • A one-off upgrading assessment fee 
  • Your subscription for the year 

- both relevant to the level of membership you're applying for.


Upgrade to Chartered Member (Chartered MCIPD)

Online assessment: £60
Telephone or face-to-face assessment: £120


Upgrade to Chartered Fellow (Chartered FCIPD)

Online assessment: £95
Telephone or face-to-face assessment: £250


Rejoin CIPD membership

Renew your membership

Membership suspended from 31 August 2016? Renew your membership online or call us on +44 (0)20 8612 6208.


Rejoin CIPD membership

Rejoin and we'll keep you informed, supported and connected throughout your career.

Call us on +44 (0)20 8612 6208 or complete our Previous member form below.

Subscription and re-joining fee


Student member

Re-joining fee: £40
Subscription: £90 (up to 12 months)
Total for new members: £130


Associate member (Assoc CIPD)

Re-joining fee: £70
Subscription: £148 (up to 12 months)
Total for new members: £218


Chartered Member (Chartered MCIPD)

Re-joining fee: £70
Subscription: £174 (up to 12 months)
Total for new members: £244


Chartered Fellow (Chartered FCIPD/Chartered Companion)

Re-joining fee: £70
Subscription: £199 (up to 12 months)
Total for new members: £269


Affiliate member

Re-joining fee: £70
Subscription: £236 (up to 12 months)
Total for new members: £306

About rejoining

  • To rejoin you will need to pay the rejoining and membership fees
  • Professional members will be asked to provide evidence of your ongoing Continuous Professional Development. Learn more about CPD.

If you have any questions about rejoining, then please call +44 (0)20 8612 6208 or email us.

Not previously a CIPD member? Find out about joining today.

Financial assistance

If you want to renew your membership but are finding it financially difficult, call us on +44 (0)20 8612 6208 or visit our Financial assistance page to see if you are eligible for a reduced membership rate.

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