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Note: Please read the Guide to Online New Membership Application before proceeding to the online application. Payments for HRPA Membership are non-refundable.

 

Once your payment has been processed you will receive an email confirmation that we have received your online application and we will begin processing your application immediately. Also, an email receipt will be sent automatically. Full site access will be available after 24 hours.

 
 

Fee Categories

 

 All HRPA Memberships and Student Registrations expire on May 31, 2016

 

General

 

 An applicant who:

 
  •  Is of apparent good character
  • Has agreed to abide by the Regulated Human Resources Professionals Act, the HRPA Rules of Professional Conduct, the Standards and Guidelines of Practice and the Codes of Conduct
  •  If living or working in Ontario, is a member of a Chapter
  • Has paid all applicable membership dues
  • Who does not qualify for any other category may join HRPA as a General member
 

 Student Registration

 

An applicant who meets all the criteria for general membership in the Association and who, in addition, is enrolled in HRPA-approved courses on a full-time basis and who does not meet the criteria for another category of membership. An applicant for the Student Registration must:

 
  • Submit proof that they are currently taking a minimum of three concurrent HRPA -approved courses in human resources management in a post-secondary diploma or degree program
 

 Practitioner 

 

An applicant who meets all the criteria for general membership in the Association and who, in addition, is employed or pursuing employment in a Human Resources but who is not registered in the Student category of membership and who has not passed the knowledge exam. An applicant for the Practitioner category of membership must confirm that they are employed or seeking employment in a human resources functional area.

 

 Allied Professional

 

An individual who is a current member of a regulated profession listed in Schedule 1 of the Fair Access to Regulated Professionals and Compulsory Trades Act, 2009 may be admitted to the category of Allied Professional. Applicants for this category of membership must:

 
  • Have their professional body complete and submit a Confirmation of Good Standing form to HRPA on their behalf
 

 Labour Mobility for CHRP, CHRP Candidate and SHRP

 

Applicants who hold membership in another Canadian HR association may be eligible to have their CHRP, CHRP Candidate or SHRP status recognized in Ontario. In order to be registered as a member using the labour mobility provisions, an applicant must:

 
  •  Be a current member in the other HR association
  • Submit an application for membership in HRPA and pay all applicable fees
  • Have their current HR association complete and submit a Confirmation of Good Standing form to HRPA on their behalf
  • Be in compliance with the recertification/continuing education program of their current HR association
 

Individuals who currently hold the following status in another Canadian jurisdiction may apply for membership in these categories in Ontario using labour mobility:

 
  • Certified Human Resources Professional (will be authorize to use CHRL in Ontario)
  • Senior Human Resources Professional (​will be authorize to use CHRE in Ontario)
  • Certified Human Resources Professional Candidate (will be authorize to use CHRP in Ontario)
  

Chapter selection

All HRPA members and Student Registrants are required to join one of 28 chapters across Ontario. The chapters provide local networking opportunities, professional development activities, mentoring connections, conferences, workshops and social events that will enhance your career. 
 

New Member and New Student Registrant Dues

 *No extra fees for Chapter affiliation. Attendance at no-charge Chapter events included.

   
​Month Member Joins ​CHRL/CHRE (CHRP/SHRP) ​CHRP (CHRP Candidate) ​Practitioner/General ​Student General (Allied)​ General (HR IEP) ​# Of Months Purchased
​June 2015 --- --- --- --- --- --- ​12
​July 2015 --- --- --- --- ​-- --- ​11
​August 2015 $479.17 $367.50 $428.33 $105.00 $200.00 $124.17 ​10
​September 2015 $431.25 $330.75 $385.50 $94.50 ​$180.00 ​$111.75 ​9
​October 2015 --- --- ​--- --- ​--- ​--- ​8
​November 2015 --- ​--- ​--- ​--- ​--- ​--- ​7
​December 2015 ​--- ​--- --- --- ---​ ​--- ​6
​January 2016 ​--- ​--- --- --- ​--- --- ​5
​February 2016 --- ​​--- --- ​--- --- ​--- ​4
​March 2016 --- --- --- --- --- --- ​3
​April 2016 --- --- --- --- --- --- ​2
​May 2016 ​--- --- --- --- --- --- ​1
 
**Must add 13% HST
 

New Member and New Student Registrant Dues - Out of Province

 
 
​Month Member Joins ​CHRL/CHRE (CHRP/SHRP) ​CHRP (CHRP Candidate) ​Practitioner/General ​Student General (Allied)​ General (HR IEP) ​# Of Months Purchased
​June 2015 --- --- --- --- --- --- ​12
​July 2015 --- --- --- --- --- --- ​11
​August 2015 $292.88 $213.59 $256.78 $56.80 $94.67 $70.41 ​10
​September 2015 $263.59 $192.23 $231.11 $51.12 ​$85.20 ​$63.37 ​9
​October 2015 --- --- ​--- --- ​--- ​--- ​8
​November 2015 --- ​--- ​--- ​--- ​--- ​--- ​7
​December 2015 --- --- --- --- --- --- ​6
​January 2016 --- ​--- ​--- ​--- --- ​--- ​5
​February 2016 --- ​--- --- --- --- --- ​4
​March 2016 --- --- --- --- --- --- ​3
​April 2016 --- --- --- --- --- --- ​2
​May 2016 --- --- --- --- --- ​--- ​1
 
**Must add 13% HST

 

Memberships and Student Registrations are charged on a monthly pro-rated basis + applicable HST.

The table below describes each membership category and additional required documentation, if any. Please note that if you are applying for a category of membership for which additional documentation is required, your application is incomplete until the document is received by HRPA. If you are applying for membership directly online, your supporting document must be uploaded at that time. If you are applying for membership by paper application, your supporting document must be attached. If your supporting document is not received within 10 business days, your membership will be void and a $100+HST administration fee will be withheld.
 
  
  General Practitioner Student Allied Professional CHRP, SHRP, CHRP Candidate (via labour mobility)
Additional documentation required? No No Yes (letter from school Registrar confirming full time student status) Yes (Confirmation of Good Standing form) Yes (Confirmation of Good Standing form)
 

 

If you wish to reinstate your lapse HRPA membership please contact membership@hrpa.ca