RPS Membership Fees

Discover all the different ways to manage your RPS membership, as well as our special rates to help Newly Qualified Pharmacists, Foundation Trainees, Students, and more.

Our membership fees were updated on 19 December 2021.

Direct Debit payments can only be accepted from UK account holders.

Our membership year runs from 1 March, if you apply for membership after this date your fees will be calculated pro-rata.

Full Member
For all practicing pharmacists registered with the GPhC, in pharmaceutical science roles, or honoured with RPS Fellowship.
  • Regular pharmacy webinars - to watch live or later
  • The latest news and views from The Pharmaceutical Journal
  • The MEP - your gold standard for good pharmacy practice
  • 24/7 access to our RPS e-Library and Pharmacy Guides
  • Lifelong Career Support - we'll be behind you all the way!
UK bank account holders only
Monthly Direct Debit
from £19.83/month
Available to Practicing Pharmacists, Fellows, Associate members and Pharmaceutical Scientists. UK bank account holders only.
Annual Direct Debit
You save £25!
£213/year
Credit / Debit Card
Full Price
£238/year
Newly Qualified
For everyone in their first and second year of practice - our special introductory price to get your career started. *
First Year
Second Year
  • RPS Webinars - watch live or later, something new every week
  • RPS Guides and best practice advice
  • RPS Mentoring to unlock your potential!
  • The MEP - your gold standard for good pharmacy practice
  • The latest news and views from The Pharmaceutical Journal
  • 24/7 access to key texts and journals in our RPS e-Library.
First Year
Second Year
As a First Year Newly Qualified Member, you save 50% on the cost of standard RPS membership! UK bank account holders only
Annual Direct Debit
You save 50%!
£106/year
UK bank account holders only
Monthly Direct Debit
from £9.83/month
Credit / Debit Card
Full Price
£118/year
As a Second Year Newly Qualified Member, you save 25% on the cost of standard RPS membership!
Annual Direct Debit
You save 25%!
£159/year
UK bank account holders only
Monthly Direct Debit
from £14.83/month
Credit / Debit Card
Full Price
£178/year
Foundation Trainee
Our special deal for every new pharmacy graduate during your all-important Foundation year.
  • Expert revision help, so you'll be confident, prepared and ready to pass your exams
  • 24/7 access to key texts and journals in our RPS e-Library
  • The MEP - your gold standard for good pharmacy practice
  • Professional guidance from hundreds of RPS Pharmacy Guides
  • One-to-One Support from our dedicated Support team - here to help with all your questions!
Note - Foundation trainee membership fees will not be pro-rated.
UK bank account holders only
Annual Direct Debit
Save £21!
£80/year
Credit / Debit Card
£101/year
Monthly Direct Debit
(only valid until December)
from £14.28/month
Pharmacy Student
Get all the support and assistance you need to pass your pharmacy degree with flying colours!
  • Automatic membership of the British Pharmaceutical Students Association
  • Dedicated resources to help with your studies
  • 24/7 access to key texts and journals in our RPS e-Library
  • Find an expert to help guide your studies, with our RPS Mentoring Platform
  • Help is at hand, with our One-to-One Support Team.
Students based in Great Britain
FREE/always
Overseas Students
£58/year

Discounted Rates

We offer the following discounts to our Associate, Member and Pharmaceutical Scientist members.

Standard fee

Monthly Direct Debit *

Annual Direct Debit *

Not working
Maternity leave
Long-term illness

£88

£7.33

£79

Retired

£88

£7.33

£79

Overseas **

£126

N/A

N/A

To receive our discounted rates, you should ensure your employment information is correct when you apply for membership or renew. The reduction will be applied automatically.

* If you join or upgrade in the same year that you qualified, you will be charged a reduced pro-rated amount from the date you join or upgrade for the remainder of that year and the following year. Therefore, if you both qualify and upgrade to member in 2022, your membership will remain valid until the end of February 2024.

** Overseas fee applies to all category types when outside Great Britain, the Isle of Man and Channel Islands unless otherwise stated.

Questions about fees?

Contact our friendly Membership Team, they'll be happy to help.

Call 0207 572 2737 or email [email protected]

Accepted payment methods

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