Canadian Institue Of Planners

Shaping our Communities
Sustaining Canada's Future.

Niagara Falls, Ontario


Membership Fees

CIP is pleased to offer a suite of member services for a fair and competitive price.
 

2017 Membership Fees

Membership Category Canadian Institute of Planners Fee
(Does not include taxes)
PlanCanada Subscription CIP Voting Member Mandatory PTIA Membership
Professional Member, MCIP
An individual who is an RPP, LPP, or equivalent fully certified member residing in Canada.
$191.00 + $51.00 Insurance 
Professional Member International, MCIP-I
A professional planner who has completed all of the Professional Standards Board  requirements and lives and practices outside of Canada, or a professional planner trained and accredited outside of Canada and belonging to an Institute that has a reciprocity agreement with CIP (APA or PIA). 
$240.00   
Candidate/Provisional Member
An individual who is in the process of certifying with the Professional Standards Board and has met some (but not all) of the requirements to becoming a professional planner. 
$191.00 + $51.00 Insurance
Candidate - International Member
An individual who has been approved as a Candidate by a PTIA program.
$191.00 Digital copy
Candidate - International Reciprocal
Planners who are in the process of certifying with a recognized planning Institute (APA/PIA).  
$191.00 Digital copy  
Pre-Candidate
An individual who has been approved by a PTIA program for the purposes of accumulating the necessary experience to qualify for Candidate status.
$191.00
Student
A post-secondary planning student who is currently enrolled full time in a university planning school/program which is formally accredited by the Professional Standards Board (Canadian or international).
$22.00 Digital copy  
Student - International
A post-secondary planning student who is currently enrolled full time in a university planning school/program internationally.
$22.00 Digital copy    
Public Associate Student
A post secondary student who has an interest in planning and is currently enrolled full time in a university/program, which is not accredited by the Professional Standards Board. Canadian or international students welcome.
$22.00 Digital copy    
Retired/Non Practicing
A professional member who is on leave (maternity, sabbatical, medical, paternity) from regular employment; or, a professional member who has fully retired from planning and left in good standing.
$75.00    
Retired/Non-Practicing - International
A professional member who is on leave (maternity, sabbatical, medical, paternity) from regular employment; or, a professional member who has fully retired from planning and left in good standing. Must reside outside of Canada.
$75.00 Digital copy    
Public Associate/Professional Ally
If you have an interest in Canadian professional planning, do not qualify for one of the above membership categories, we invite you to become an associate of our organization. 
$99.00 Digital copy    

APA - American Planning Institute

PIA - Planning Institute of Australia

Professional Liability Insurance Premiums

Membership Category Professional Liability Insurance (2017)
Full Member (MCIP/RPP) - mandatory $51.00 (Manitoba add 8% PST)
Candidate/Provisional - mandatory $51.00 (Manitoba add 8% PST)
Non-Practicing - optional $51.00 (Manitoba add 8% PST)

* Please note:

  • 5% GST for BC, NT, NU, YK, AB, SK, MB, QC
  • 13% HST for ON
  • 15% HST for NS, NB, PEI, NL

Totals should be adjusted accordingly.