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Administration fees

All applicants wanting to join the RTPI or upgrade their membership must complete an application form. There is an administration fee for most applications.

The RTPI considers each application for membership in detail. There are different fees and closing dates for each type of application. You will find full details for each membership class on the relevant membership page. Application fees can be paid online.

Application form

Administration fee

Applications accepted

Chartered Member L-APC

£230

Quarterly

Chartered Member A-APC (2016 guidance)

£290

Quarterly

Chartered Member A-APC (2015 guidance)

£360

Anytime

Chartered Member EP-APC

£290

Quarterly

Associate

£90

Quarterly

Legal Associate

£90

Quarterly

Licentiate

£45

Weekly

Affiliate

£20

Weekly

Student

NA

Weekly

Retirement

NA

Weekly

Re-joining

Chartered, Legal Associate, Associate: £50

Affiliate, Retired: £20

Licentiate, Student: No charge

Weekly

Resignation

NA

Weekly

Reversion

£50

Weekly

 

If you have any queries about RTPI membership, please contact the Membership Team at membership@rtpi.org.uk.

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