Membership Fees

The Entrance Fees and annual subscription rate shall be as follows:

* Overseas category - Any member who resides overseas for more than 12 months . They can write in to seek Council’s approval  to reduce his/her  annual subscription by showing evidence of overseas residencies / posting.

** Retired category – Members can apply to council for a reduction of the annual subscription of up to 50% if they have retired from professional practice totally. Those retired pioneer generation members (above 65 years) and who have paid subscription for the last 20 Years may be exempted from payment of annual subscription upon application.


Note : All annual subscriptions are due on 1 January in each year in advance, and must be paid before the 31 March of that year.  A 10% surcharge may be imposed on any member who is arrears by more than 3 months. Any arears not received after six (6) months will have their membership cancelled.

Subscription for newly admitted members shall be payable in advance as follows:

  • From 1st January to 30th June – full year’s subscription.
  • From 1st July to 31st December – ½ year’s subscription.

For transfer of class of  membership and entrance fee payable; please see SIP constitution –bye laws 19.1.

For members who have had their membership cancelled due to non-payment of annual subscription, please see reinstatement procedure and payment required under sip constitution bye-laws 19.1.4 & 19.1.5For transfer of class of  membership and entrance fee payable; please see SIP constitution –bye laws 19.1.

For members who have had their membership cancelled due to non-payment of annual subscription, please see reinstatement procedure and payment required under sip constitution bye-laws 19.1.4 & 19.1.5