Become a Senior Fellow, Senior Member or Retired Associate Member

Are you a Fellow or Member who has permanently retired, but would like to remain involved with the College and stay updated with child health developments? Continue to receive the benefits of our membership at a significantly reduced rate.

Fees 2021

Subscription Annual membership fee Monthly fee via Direct Debit
(UK bank accounts only)
Senior Fellowship or Senior Membership only £84 £7
Senior Fellowship or Senior Membership with Archives of Disease in Childhood £184 £15.33


  • Invitations to special events for senior fellows and members, including the President's lunch. Many such events are free of charge
  • Free day at the RCPCH Conference
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Listing on online members' directory
  • Option to receive regular email news bulletins
  • Representation on Council
  • Use of the members' room in RCPCH London
  • Discounted fees for courses and events
  • Optional subscription to the College journal, Archives of Disease in Childhood, at a reduced rate of £100
  • CPD diary is included for those who need it in order to do voluntary work - for information, please contact
  • Full access to the Child Protection Portal, including the Companion and other resources


Senior Fellowship, Senior Membership and Retired Associate Membership is offered to current Fellows, Ordinary Members and Associate Members, respectively, who are permanently retired.

Please note you will need to be fully retired from all paid work.

Change your membership type

Please email or write to the Member Services team with your retirement date, and whether you wish to receive Archives of Disease in Childhood.


Post to:
Member Services
5-11 Theobald's Road
London WC1X 8SH


Applications are processed within one week of receipt.