Membership FAQ

Fee Payments and Receipts

How can I pay my membership fees?

What is my membership fee, and when is it due?

What are the benefits of paying by Direct Debit?

Can I request a receipt for membership fees paid?

Can I claim a reduction in my subscription fee?

I am a new Fellow – what fees do I need to pay and when?

I have not paid my fees – will my membership continue?

I did not pay my fees and I have been removed from the College Register – can I regain my membership?

Update my details

I have changed my name – do I have to inform the College?

I am retiring – do I have to inform the College?

I have changed my contact details – how do I tell the College?

Certificates and Verifications

I have lost my Fellowship certificate – can I request a replacement?

My employer requires confirmation of my membership – can this be provided by the College?

I am a new Fellow – when will I receive my certificate?


Why is the College making Diplomate the outcome for the FRCPath Part 1 examination?

Who is eligible for Diplomate membership?

How much is Diplomate membership?

What are the benefits of Diplomate membership?

How do I apply to become a Diplomate member of the College?

I am a Registered Trainee and have passed my FRCPath Part 1 examination. What are the additional benefits of becoming a Diplomate?

Is the College still offering Associateship to those who pass FRCPath Part 1?

Other Membership FAQs

How do I access the Online Handbook?

How do I access the Members-only area of the College website?

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