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Membership fees

  Standard fee Monthly Direct Debit1 Annual Direct Debit1
Member, Fellow, Associate, Pharmaceutical Scientist £212  from £17.66 £202
Pre-Registration trainee2 £78  from £6.50 £75
Student FREE 
(£52 for overseas)

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

Our membership year runs from 1 March, if you are applying for membership after this date the amount you pay will be calculated pro-rata.

2 If you are a Pre-Registration trainee your membership fee will not be pro-rated.

Discounted rates

The Society recognises the importance of supporting individuals who have recently qualified as pharmacists, that's why we offer discounted fees to our Members in the first three years of their career.

  Standard fee Monthly Direct Debit1 Annual Direct Debit1
Year of qualification3
(includes first year after qualification)
from £106  from £8.83 from £101
First year after qualification £106  from £8.83 £101
Second year after qualification £159  from £13.25 £152

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

  Standard fee Monthly Direct Debit1 Annual Direct Debit1
Not working
Maternity leave
Long-term illness
£78  from £6.50 £75
Retired £78  from £6.50 £75
Overseas4 £112  from £9.33 £107

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.

3 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 2019, your membership will remain valid until the end of February 2021.

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

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Terms and conditions and refund information

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