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.
 

Fees per Membership Type

 

Membership Category CIP Fee
(does not include taxes)
Use of the MCIP® Title Plan Canada Subscription CIP Voting Member Mandatory PTIA Membership
Professional Membership          
Professional Member, MCIP
An individual who is an RPP, LPP, or equivalent fully
certified member residing in Canada.
$218.28 + $44.00 Insurance 
Candidate Memberships          
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. 
$218.28 + $44.00 Insurance  
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.
$218.28  
Student Memberships          
Student - Accredited Planning Program
A post-secondary planning student who is currently enrolled full time in a university planning program accredited by the Professional Standards Board (Canadian or international).
Free   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    
International Memberships          
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
(MCIP-I)
Digital copy  
Candidate - International Member
An individual who has been approved as a Candidate by a PTIA program.
$240.00   Digital copy
Candidate - International Reciprocal
Planners who are in the process of certifying with a recognized planning Institute (APA/PIA).
$240.00   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    
Retired/Non Practicing - International $75.00   Digital copy    
Public Subscriptions          
Public Subscriber/Professional Ally
If you have an interest in Canadian professional planning, but do not qualify for one of the above membership categories, we invite you to enroll in our CIP subscriber program.
$99.00   Digital copy    
Retired & Non-Practicing Members          
Retired/Non Practicing
A professional member who is on leave (parental, sabbatical, medical, etc.) from regular employment; or, a professional member who has fully retired from planning and left in good standing.
$75.00      

Our refund policy stipulates that CIP subscription and membership fees (or a prorated amount) are non-refundable.


APA - American Planning Institute

PIA - Planning Institute of Australia

Professional Liability Insurance Premiums

Membership Category Professional Liability Insurance (2020)
Full Member (MCIP/RPP) - mandatory $44.00
(Manitoba add 7% PST; Saskatchewan add 6% PST; Ontario add 8% PST; Québec add 9% PST)
Candidate/Provisional - mandatory $44.00
(Manitoba add 7% PST; Saskatchewan add 6% PST; Ontario add 8% PST; Québec add 9% 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.