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If you do not pay your IFoA membership subscription by 31 December, your membership will default and you will no longer be a member of the IFoA.

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Subscription rates from 1 October 2018:

Membership Category Subscription 2018/2019
Fellow (Full Regulation) £730.00
Fellow (Partial Regulation) £365.00
Associate (Full Regulation) £485.00
Associate (Partial Regulation) £241.00
Certified Actuarial Analyst £250.00
Student Actuarial Analyst £170.00
Student (UK/EU/Overseas) £241.00
Affiliate £73.00
Reduced subscription £73.00

The subscription year runs from 1 October to 30 September each year regardless of the date you joined the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA).

For full details, please refer to the Subscription Policy.

The Subscription Policy also contains details about:

  • criteria for reduced rate subscriptions
  • Partial Regulation
  • defaulting
  • reinstatement
  • Personal details
  • payments for transfer to Fellow/Associate.

If you need to make any changes to your subscription rate, such as applying for Partial Regulation or a reduced rate, please do so before making any payment.

Ways to pay

You can obtain your own personalised subscription notice and make payments in the ‘My account’ section of the website.

Once you are in your 'My account' section of the site:

  • your subscription notice can be found under 'My subscriptions';
  • payments can be made under 'My payments'; and
  • receipts can be found under 'My receipts and purchases'.

Methods of payment include:

Bank transfer

If paying by this method please use the details below and send a copy of the remittance advice to membership@actuaries.org.uk so we can allocate your payment.

Bank Details  
Account Name: Institute and Faculty of Actuaries
Account Number: 08671990
Sort Code: 56-00-20
SWIFT NWBKGB2L
IBAN GB98NWBK56002008671990

Cheque

Make your cheque payable to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries and write your name and ARN on the back.

Please send your completed cheque to the Membership Team, Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, Level 2 Exchange Crescent, 7 Conference Square, Edinburgh EH3 8RA.

Credit or debit card

Log in to the 'My account' section of the IFoA website and go to My payments.

We accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express.

Making card payments by telephone

If you call us to make a payment, we will ask you to input your card details into your telephone keypad.  It's quick and easy, and a secure way of entering the details.  The card data is captured by a secure telephone line and passed directly to the bank, without anyone but your knowing these details. The Membership team can be contacted on: +44 (0) 131 240 1325.

Paypal

Simply go to the 'My payments' section in the 'My Account' area of our website and select to pay by PayPal.

Annual direct debit

Contact membership@actuaries.org.uk.

Before making any payment, please ensure that your subscription notice shows the correct subscription rate.

Optional subscriptions

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 current annual subscription rates for SIAS are:

Status Subscription
SIAS   Fellow/Affiliate £23
SIAS   Student/Associate £12

The current annual subscription rates for all IAA Sections are:

IAA Section Subscription
AFIR (Financial Risk/Risk Management) £33
ASTIN (Non-Life or General Insurance) £33
IAAHS (Health) £33
IAALS (Life) £33
PBSS (Pensions, Benefits and Social Security) £33
IACA (Consultants) £33
AWB (Actuaries Without Borders) £33

The simplest way to subscribe to one or more of the IAA Sections is to email membership@actuaries.org.uk.  We will set up the subscription for you and you can pay online.

Download the Sections Brochure for more information.

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Contact Details

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membership@actuaries.org.uk

We aim to respond to all initial enquiries within two working days.

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Events calendar

  • IFAM event - Actuarial Teachers’ & Researchers’ Conference 2019

    Institute for Financial and Actuarial Mathematics Department of Mathematical  Sciences The University of Liverpool Mathematical Sciences Building Peach Street Liverpool, L69 7ZL
    27 June 2019 - 29 June 2019

    Spaces available

    The Institute for Financial and Actuarial Mathematics (IFAM) at the University of Liverpool is pleased to host the 2019 Actuarial Teachers’ and Researchers’ Conference from 27-28 June 2019. This annual two-day event has been running annually now for many years, each time hosted by a different university, and provides all those interested in actuarial research and education a great opportunity to share their ideas and catch up on the latest developments.

  • IFoA/ASM Joint Professional Skills Training – Kuala Lumpur

    Menara AIA, Auditorium, 99 Jalan Ampang, 50450, Kuala Lumpur
    28 June 2019

    Spaces available

    The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) and Actuarial Society of Malaysia (ASM) are organising a joint Professional Skills Training (PST) in Kuala Lumpur. This session is suitable for actuaries working in any area (i.e. it is not specifically aimed at Life, GI or any other technical discipline) and is interactive, so you should come along prepared to take part in the discussions.

  • SIAS: The Impact of Air Pollution on Health and Life Expectancy

    Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ
    2 July 2019

    Spaces available

    Air pollution has gained increasing attention lately. Nicola Oliver, head of longevity and mortality research for Medical Intelligence, will discuss not only the impacts of air pollution on health and life expectancy but also how as an industry we should be addressing it.

  • Spaces available

    The actuarial profession has much to offer the world of banking. In this webinar actuaries with experience in various fields of banking will talk about the opportunities there are in banking; describing the actuarial aspects of the work they do as well as other roles within their area of banking.

  • Implications of 2019 IFRS 17 Exposure Draft

    Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ
    24 July 2019

    Towards the end of June, the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) is expected to publish an Exposure Draft (ED) of limited changes to its insurance contracts standard IFRS 17, effective date 2022. To help IFoA members, the IFoA’s cross-practice Financial Reporting Group (FRG) is hosting an event at Staple Inn covering these developments. 

    For more information on the FRG please visit this webpage

  • KSS event – The Regulatory Perspective

    Deloitte Saltire Court 20 Castle Terrace Edinburgh EH1 2EG
    5 September 2019

    Spaces available

    This KSS talk, presented by the FCA Head of Department in Scotland, will focus on the following 3 main areas:

    • FCA business plan priorities
    • The future of regulation
    • FCA Engagement in Scotland
  • Sessional Research Event - Risk Margin Working Party

    Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn London, WC1V 7QJ
    9 September 2019

    Spaces available

    For life insurers in the UK, the risk margin is one of the most controversial aspects of the Solvency II regime. Following its implementation, the risk margin came under considerable criticism for being too large and too sensitive to interest rate movements. These criticisms are particularly valid for annuity business – such business is of great significance to the national system for retirement provision. This criticism has led to political interest, and the risk margin was a major element of the Treasury Committee inquiry into Solvency II.

  • GIRO Conference 2019

    EICC, The Exchange, 150 Morrison St, Edinburgh EH3 8EE
    24-26 September 2019
    Spaces available

    GIRO is attended annually by over 800 delegates and speakers who are keen to discuss key topics such as Pricing, Reserving, Modelling and the future of the insurance industry. GIRO 2018 was a huge success and we have opened bookings early for what we hope will be another brilliant conference at the EICC in Edinburgh this year. 

     

  • Life Conference 2019

    The Convention Centre Dublin, Spencer Dock, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1
    20-22 November 2019
    Spaces available

    The Life Conference is the premier event for professionals interested in life insurance.  Offering a wide range of workshops and plenary sessions it’s the perfect opportunity to discover what’s hot and current in life insurance ensuring you get up to date on the latest thinking and innovation whilst meeting and exchanging ideas with a broad range of professionals.

  • Autumn Lecture 2019, London - Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP

    Lincoln's Inn The Treasury Office, London WC2A 3TL
    2 December 2019

    Spaces available

    The IFoA is pleased to announce that this year’s Autumn Lecture will feature the Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP as its guest speaker.  Nicky has previously served as Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Minister for Women. She now chairs the Treasury Select Committee whose remit is to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of HM Treasury, along with all of its agencies and associated bodies.