Making the right decision about your career can be daunting at any stage in your life, here you will find all of the information you need to get ahead in accountancy, audit, finance or business with the AIA.

"Joining the AIA has completely changed the outlook of my professional career. The skills and expertise I have gained whilst studying the AIA Professional Qualification have been essential in developing within my current role and fulfilling my day-to-day tasks."

As an internationally recognised and respected global membership accountancy body we provide a representative voice for our members; in consultation with governments, standard-setters, businesses and other organisations; we offer high-value technical communications, events, and networking opportunities; and ensure that our members meet the necessary CPD, ethical and professional standards.

AIA members work in private practice and throughout industry and commerce. Many of our members are at the top of their profession, from senior management to director level, and represent some of the most important and profitable firms in the world. With a select membership demographic, including high numbers of influential decision makers, the AIA is a truly prestigious organisation.

We offer a range of membership categories aimed to reflect where you fit within your career; with each membership category offering its own tailored set of member benefits. Whether you are a graduate wishing to undertake professional accountancy qualifications which are recognised throughout the industry and around the globe, or an experienced practising accountant wishing to network and undertake CPD; we have a membership to suit your needs. 

By choosing to join the thousands of members already part of AIA, you are choosing to join an organisation that will offer a flexible and tailored package to suit you, your career, your aspirations and your future. We look forward to welcoming you.

Membership Fees

Membership Price Administration fee*
Associate £195 £155
Fellow £210 £155
Student £65 £50
Academic £60 Not Applicable
Retired £60 Not Applicable

* New members are subject to a one-off administration fee.

For information on joining The AIA, please email our Membership Team on