The A-APC route to Chartered membership
IMPORTANT: To apply through this route you must be an Associate.
2017 guidance and resources
Guide to the A-APC requirements and application process
Routes to Membership FAQs
There is a £290 administration fee to process your application. If you are required to resubmit, there is an additional charge of £30-£40 per section (maximum 3 sections). There is also an annual subscription fee. Fees can be paid online or via cheque.
Dates for 2017 A-APC applications are on the submission dates page.
Candidates applying for Chartered membership, who have resubmitted their application at least once, have the right to appeal against the outcome of their assessment. An appeal must be submitted in accordance with the Membership Appeal Procedure.