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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 1 January to 31 December 2016. 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

Number of years 

Membership subscription fee

Joining fee (only payable upon joining)

Total due (payable on joining)

1

£405

£220

£625

£810

£110 

£920

£1,215

£0 

£1,215

£2,025

£0 

£2,025

Life 

£7,290

£0 

£7,290


Overseas applicants

Number of years

Membership subscription fee

Joining fee (only payable upon joining)

Total due (payable on joining)

£295

£165

£460

£590

£85

£675

£885

£0

£885

£1,475

£0

£1,475

Life

£5,310

£0

£5,310


Discounts for multiple applicants

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)

£405

£220

£625

£625

£405

£176

£581

£1,162

£405

£155

£560

£1,680

£405

£132

£537

£2,148

£405

£111

£516

£2,580

6

£405

£88

£493

£2,958

7

£405

£67

£472

£3,304

8

£405

£44

£449

£3,592

9

£405

£23

£428

£3,852

10

£405

£0

£405

£4,050


UK and EU membership grades

Membership grade

Annual membership subscription fee

Member and Associate 

£405

Fellow 

£435

Fellow Chartered Director

£435

Retired

£105

Retired with Chartered Director Status

£125 


Overseas membership grades

Membership grade

Annual membership subscription fee

Member and Associate 

£295

Fellow 

£320

Fellow Chartered Director

£320

Retired

£105

Retired with Chartered Director status

£125 


IoD student membership fees*

Annual student membership fee

£75


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.