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From award-winning flagship events to a diverse selection of professional development opportunities, the PMI membership offers you a wide range of benefits.

Unlimited access to thought leadership content
Unlimited access to thought leadership content
  • Pensions Aspects member magazine
  • Technical reports and guides
  • PMI TV
  • Webinars
Incredible professional development opportunities
Incredible professional development opportunities
  • Access to our suite of internationally recognised qualifications
  • Member rates or free attendance to our events
  • Pension Careers online job board
  • Designatory initials
  • CPD scheme
Powerful and well-connected community
Powerful and well-connected community
  • Network of over 6,500 members
  • Special interest groups
  • Discussion forums
  • Regional Groups
Exclusive offers
Exclusive offers
  • PMI Extra
  • Free Pensions Age magazine
  • 15% off Spotlight on Pensions magazine

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Membership type Subscription Available to  
Affiliate Affiliate membership is a great way to demonstrate your commitment to career development and professionalism without studying for a qualification £80 New Members
Affiliate Student A compulsory membership for those that are not already PMI members and would like to study the Certificate in DC Governance, Certification in Pension Scheme Member Guidance and the Retirement Provision Certificate £80 New Members
Student A compulsory membership for those that would like to study the Advanced Diploma in Retirement Provision modules. £145 New Members
VQ Student All candidates undertaking a vocational qualification (VQ) will automatically be enrolled as a VQ Student Member on registration for the duration of their study Payment via approved centres only VQ Students
Certificate Certificate membership is open to those who have completed one of our certificate qualifications. Certificate members are entitled to use the designatory initials CertPMI. £185 Existing Members
Diploma Diploma membership is open to those who have completed one of our Diploma qualifications. Diploma members are entitled to use the designatory initials DipPMI. £235 Existing Members
Associate Associate members have successfully completed the Advanced Diploma in Retirement Provision (ADRP) and have worked in the pensions industry for at least three years. Associates are entitled to use the designatory initials APMI. £325 Existing Members
Fellow Fellowship of the PMI is a high accolade and our Fellows are well respected in the industry. Fellowship membership is open to those with five years continuous Associate membership of the PMI, five years continuous recorded CPD with the PMI and proven contribution and achievement in the pensions industry. Fellows are entitled to use the designatory initials FPMI. £415 Existing Members
Trustee Group (Individual) Trustee Group membership is for trustees and is designed to help trustees maintain the increasingly high standards required of them. All candidates undertaking the Certificate in Pension Trusteeship also receive one year membership. £145 Trustees
Trustee Group (Board Members) Trustee Group Board membership is open to groups of trustees joining from the same board and offers discounted rates from individual membership. £90 via Trustee Board scheme responsible person Trustees
Important Notes:
  1. You must pay a subscription fee if you are making a first application
  2. You must pay a subscription fee and a reinstatement fee if you are a returning member
  3. If you or your employer is making a payment via BACS, please ensure your membership number is given as a reference on the payment
  4. Cheque payments are no longer accepted
  5. If you have any enquiries regarding renewals, please contact membership@pensions-pmi.org.uk

Membership fees 2020/21

Membership type Fee
Affiliate £85
Affiliate Student £85

Student

£150

VQ Student

N/A

Certificate

£190

Diploma

£245

Associate

£335

Fellow

£430

Trustee Group (Individual) 

£150

Trustee Group (Board)

£95

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Mentoring and Development Programme

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Student Essay Competition
01 January 2020

Student Essay Competition

Open to Student Members, Affiliate Members studying for a PMI qualification, or anyone registered to sit one of PMI's qualifications Will give one winner the chance to win £1000, while two runners up will each win £250.

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