Membership categories and fees

2021–22 subscription fees for practising Fellows and members  

UK membership applies to residents in the UK, Channel Islands or Isle of Man on 1 June. Global membership applies to residents outside the UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man on 1 June. A reduced fee has been applied if you reside in a lower or middle income country (LMIC) as defined by the World Bank.

Membership subscriptions for practising members include our full mailing service and faculty journal access. Learn more about the benefits of RCR membership.

You can pay your membership subscription by credit card or by direct debit (annually or by monthly instalments). We also offer a number of subscription fee discounts

Please note that we have changed our renewal deadlines. To avoid temporary suspension and losing access to your member benefits, please pay your membership subscription by 1 August. If you have not paid by 1 November you will be removed from the membership register.

Membership category

CriteriaUK (£)Global (£)Global (LMIC) (£)
Member in trainingYou are undertaking specialist training in clinical oncology or clinical radiology and have not yet passed the Final FRCR exam.289.0080.0040.00
Associate (non-training)

You are working in an associated health professional role as a Breast Clinician or a Nuclear Medicine Physician who holds a specialist registration with the General Medical Council.

Or, you are a doctor working in a non-training post in clinical oncology or clinical radiology, who does not hold a postgraduate qualification in clinical radiology or clinical oncology.

253.00133.0066.00
IPEM associate (non-training)You are working in an associate health professional role as a Medical physicist and are a Fellow or member of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM).83.0083.0021.00
MemberYou are in a non-training career grade post in clinical oncology or clinical radiology and have a postgraduate qualification in clinical radiology or clinical oncology, other than FRCR or FFR.488.00244.00122.00
Fellow (pre CCT)

You have passed the Final FRCR exam and are currently working towards your CCT as part of a UK specialty training programme.


This fee will apply for two consecutive membership years.

405.00N/AN/A
FellowYou have passed the Final FRCR exam.505.00255.00128.00
Fellowship without Examination

You have not passed the final FRCR exam, but have an appropriate level of professional status and have made a significant contribution to training or practice in clinical radiology, clinical oncology or dental and maxillofacial radiology.

505.00255.00128.00

2021–22 subscription fees for retired Fellows and members

If you are retired from clinical practice, you can select which communications you would like to receive from us. Senior members will continue to have full access to the RCR website and have the option to receive our monthly emails.

Our full mailing service includes a subscription to your relevant faculty journal, and our quarterly RCR Newsletter and Membership Matters publicationsLearn more about our benefits for senior members.

Membership category

CriteriaUK/Global(£)Global LMIC (£)
Senior membershipReceive monthly emails and member benefits emails but no mailing service.11.003.00
 Receive our quarterly RCR Newsletter and quarterly Membership Matters mailing service.51.0013.00
 Receive our full mailing service, including access to your relevant faculty journal, and our quarterly RCR Newsletter and Membership Matters publications.96.0024.00
Life membershipA one-off fee if you have retired from medical practice and have been a Fellow in good standing for at least ten consecutive years up to your retirement. Our full mailing service is included.515.00 (one-off fee) 

Completing your tax return? 

See our 2020-2021 annual subscription fees. RCR subscriptions are approved by HM Revenue & Customs as tax deductible. If you are a UK taxpayer you can save 20-40% of the cost of your membership subscription depending on your marginal rate of tax. If you would like confirmation of the amounts you have paid the RCR for this or prior year’s subscriptions for inclusion on your tax return, please refer to your online account by logging in to MyRCR and your 'My Receipts' section where you will be able to request a receipt. If you have difficulties locating this, please email membership@rcr.ac.uk.