Subscription payments become due for renewal on 1 October 2021 and you have until 31 October 2021 to pay your subscription without surcharge. The surcharge that will be applied for late payment on 1 November 2021 will be just 1%, with a further 1% surcharge added on 1 December 2021. If your subscription remains unpaid by 31 December 2021, your membership will be cancelled.
The IFoA also collects the optional subscriptions for the Staple Inn Actuarial Society (SIAS) and for the specialist sections of the International Actuarial Association (IAA).
The simplest way to subscribe to any of the optional subscriptions is to email email@example.com. We will set up the subscription for you and you can pay online.
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Dual Membership Status
Fellows and Associates of the IFoA who are current members at the equivalent level of another actuarial body which is a full member association of the IAA may apply for Dual Membership status. If you meet the criteria set out in the application, you can complete the Dual Membership application form for 2021-2022 after you have logged on to the IFoA website. Applications for 2021-2022 must be made by 31 December 2021.
Reduced rate subscription (income based)
If your income falls below the threshold for your membership status, you can apply for a reduced rate subscription. The income threshold for each category of membership for 2021/2022 are listed in the table below:
|Membership status||Income threshold|
|Certified Actuarial Analyst||£7500|
|Student Actuarial Analyst||£5100|
Applications for a reduced rate subscription can now be made online in the 'My Account' section of the website.
In the 'My Account' section of the site you can also:
- obtain your subscription notice under 'My subscriptions';
- make payments under 'My payments'; and
- obtain receipts for all payments made from 'My receipts and purchases'.
Reduced rate subscription (non-income based) for Fellow, Associate and CAA Members
You can also apply for a reduced rate subscription if you are:
- not in paid work which relies upon your actuarial training and experience, in the widest interpretation, or on your membership of the IFoA;
- in an actuarial role but do not work for more than 20 hours during the subscription year; or
- have exceptional circumstances that justify application of the reduced rate, such as serious ill health.
Members who are fully retired and have been registered as non-practising will benefit from the reduced rate subscription.
Ways to pay
Use the details below and send a copy of the remittance advice to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can allocate your payment.
|Account Name:||Institute and Faculty of Actuaries|
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Simply go to the 'My payments' section in 'My Account' area of our website and select to pay by PayPal.
Annual direct debit
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