Membership FeesAnnual Subscription Fees

01 September 2014 – 31 August 2015

We are now accepting new Membership submissions and upgrades for 2014/15.  

The Annual Subscription rates run from 01 September to 31 August´╗┐.

Chartered Fellow £252.00
Chartered Member £232.00
Associate £175.00
Graduate £175.00
Technician £118.00
Student Free whilst studying
Retired £52.00
Chartered Overseas Fellow £140.00
Chartered Overseas Member £135.00
Overseas Associate £86.00
Overseas Graduate £86.00
Overseas Technician £73.00
Training Affiliate* £165.00
Academic Affiliate* £165.00

* Available to organisations and academic bodies

Please note that an additional, non-refundable, £50 application fee is payable on application for all grades on joining, except Students and Affiliates. Applicants also need to consider any additional costs such as Professional Interviews when applying for membership.


When you apply online you will be prompted to pay an application fee of £50.00. In order to progress your Membership, this fee must be paid. If you are unable to pay online, then you can make payment via cheque (drawn on a UK bank) made payable to the ABE or via bank transfer. ´╗┐

See Payment Options for more information.

Income Tax Relief

For those liable for UK Income Tax, the annual subscription is allowable as a deductible expense for the purpose of Schedule E Assessment subject to the usual rules. Tax Relief Reference: T1644/04/2014 VAT Exempt.

Related documents

  1. Payment Options 254kb  |  PDF
  2. Guidance Notes for Monthly Direct Debit 212kb  |  PDF
  3. Annual Direct Debit Form 61kb  |  PDF
  4. Monthly Direct Debit Form 755kb  |  PDF