Concessionary rate claim - membership subscriptions

Concessions may be available to members to help cover the cost of subscriptions - including for maternity leave, less than full time working, resident outside of the UK, voluntary work and financial hardship. To apply, please complete the below form.

Types of concession available - by membership type

 

Ordinary 

Fellow  Junior  Associate  Affiliate  Senior Member / Fellow 

No ADC - co-habit with another Member

yes yes        

No ADC (for those who have paid subscription)

    yes yes yes yes

Working less than full time

yes yes   yes    

Resident outside UK, including in VSO

yes yes   yes    

Maternity or paternity leave

yes yes yes yes yes  

Voluntary work in child health

yes yes yes yes    

Financial hardship

yes yes   yes    

Member of another UK medical college (UK members only)

yes yes   yes    

Notes 

New Ordinary Members (admitted after completing the MRCPCH Clinical examination) are not eligible to claim a concession for their first year of membership. A full UK rate must be paid for the first year of ordinary membership.

Training fees

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Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact our Member Services team on membership@rcpch.ac.uk or 020 7092 6063.

Type of concession
Co-habiting member concession

This concession provides a £65 reduction on the annual subscription for the requesting member

Other membership types are not eligible for this concession.

Please provide full name and membership number of co-habiting member who will continue to pay the full rate

No subscription to Archives

Members whose membership subscriptions do not include Archives of Disease in Childhood may purchase an additional subscription at a reduced cost of £100 per year.

If you have this additional subscription, and wish to cancel it, please complete the below.

Less than full time working concession

This concession provides a 25% reduction

Other membership types are not eligible for this concession.

We require a letter from your employer confirming your working pattern - please attach a scanned, signed copy as a PDF or Microsoft Word document

If you prefer, you may email this copy to membership@rcpch.ac.uk, or send the original copy of the letter to RCPCH Member Services, 5-11 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8SH

You may upload MS Word files (ending in .doc and .docx) or PDF files of no more than 800 KB

Member of another UK Medical College

This concession provides a 25% concession

Other membership types are not eligible for this concession.

Resident outside the UK

This concession is available to Ordinary Members, Associate Members and Fellows who have moved outside of the UK, or for Ordinary Members who are resident outside of the UK and have held membership for one year or longer.

Please note you may not combine this with a concession for less than full time working or for other College membership.

Please note that other membership types are not eligible for this concession

If you are a UK trainee and moving outside the UK, please contact the Education & Training Support Centre for advice - training.enquiries@rcpch.ac.uk or 020 7092 6154

Maternity leave

The RCPCH will calculate a concession to your membership subscriptions based on information received about your maternity leave

Please let us know when you are on full, half and/or no pay

Voluntary work

The RCPCH will calculate a concession to your membership subscriptions based on information received about your voluntary work

Please let us know the dates and nature of your voluntary work, which must be related to paediatrics

Financial hardship

The RCPCH will calculate a concession to your membership subscriptions based on information received

Please provide details, including your salary; or, if unemployed or on sick leave, the dates you have been out of work

Your details