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Membership fees

Membership fees are broken down into two parts: a one-off joining fee and an annual subscription fee. The fees below are valid from 2 March to 31 December 2018. A one- or two-year membership of the IoD will be subject to a joining fee. For full details please see below.


UK and EU applicants - Core IoD membership

Number of years 

Membership subscription fee

Joining fee (only payable upon joining)

Total due (payable on joining)

1

£415

£225

£640

£830

£112

£942

£1,245

£0 

£1,245

£2,075

£0 

£2,075

Life 

£7,470

£0 

£7,470


Overseas applicants - Core IoD membership

Number of years

Membership subscription fee

Joining fee (only payable upon joining)

Total due (payable on joining)

£300

£170

£470

£600

£85

£685

£900

£0

£900

£1,500

£0

£1,500

Life

£5,400

£0

£5,400


IoD Advance membership fees

Advance membership fee

£695

Advance plus membership fee

£848


Discounts for multiple applicants - Core IoD membership

If two or more applicants work for the same organisation, then a discount will be factored in to the joining fee.

** More applicants equals bigger savings.

Number of applicants

Annual membership subscription fee

Joining fee (only payable upon joining)

Cost per applicant

Total due (payable on joining)

£415

£225

£640

£640

£415

£180

£595

£1,190

£415

£158

£573

£1,719

£415

£135

£550

£2,200

£415

£113

£528

£2,640

6

£415

£90

£505

£3,030

7

£415

£68

£483

£3,381

8

£415

£45

£460

£3,680

9

£415

£23

£438

£3,942

10

£415

£0

£415

£4,150


UK and EU membership grades - Core IoD membership

Membership grade

Annual membership subscription fee

Member and Associate 

£415

Fellow 

£445

Fellow Chartered Director

£445

Retired

£107

Retired with Chartered Director Status

£125 


Overseas membership grades - Core IoD membership

Membership grade

Annual membership subscription fee

Member and Associate 

£300

Fellow 

£325

Fellow Chartered Director

£325

Retired

£107

Retired with Chartered Director status

£125 


IoD student membership fees*

Annual student membership fee

£77


Annual membership subscription fees

The annual membership subscription fee is normally tax-deductible (excluding life membership). If you are entitled to the tax deduction, you will be able to find a section in your self-assessment form to claim it as a tax-deductible expense.


Membership queries

Should you have any queries regarding membership fees, please contact our membership team.

* Annual membership fees are reviewed each September/October and subject to change each January.
**Offer cannot be combined with any other offers.