Membership & Education

Fees and Application Forms

Please see the Canadian Enrolment Information section for additional information.

Application period Dues amount for new applications
Dues amount for
application to become a Fellow (FCIA)*
Anticipated approval date
January 16 to April 15 100% of annual dues 100% of Fellow annual dues May
April 16 to
July 15
75% of annual dues 75% of Fellow annual dues + 25% ACIA or Affiliate fees –
dues paid in June
July 16 to
October 15  
50% of annual dues 50% of Fellow annual dues + 50% ACIA or Affiliate fees –
dues paid in June
October 16 to January 15 25% of annual dues 25% of Fellow annual dues + 75% ACIA or Affiliate fees –
dues paid in June

* Please note that as of June 1, 2013, you must be enrolled as an Associate (ACIA) or Affiliate for a period of 12 months before applying for Fellowship with the CIA. Please refer to the Qualification Requirements page for further details.

Please note that all requirements for Fellowship must normally be completed (with the exception of the Society of Actuaries' (SOA) FAC or the CIA Professionalism Workshop, if applicable) before submission of an application.