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Membership Benefits

Professional Recognition

  • As a Chartered Member: the platinum standard of professional achievement
  • Chartered Members can use the abbreviation C.Psychol. PsSI.
  • Graduate Members can use the abbreviation M.Ps.S.I.
  • Speaking opportunities at professional and public events
  • Promotion on the website through Find a Psychologist
  • Raising the profile of Psychology in the eyes of policy makers and the public
  • Through public awareness talks and Psychology Matters Day

Professional Networking

  • Through accrediting Psychology courses
  • Through lifelong learning and development
  • Through the Annual Conference offering opportunities for knowledge transfer
  • Through our on-line learning management system- supporting you to stay current and helping you to meet your regulatory responsibilities
  • Through support and challenge in the many and varied Divisions and Interest Groups

Other Key Benefits

  • Reduced member rates for hire of training and meeting rooms
  • Reductions to events and the Annual Conference
  • Significant discounts in a wide range of high street and online shopping
  • Advertising opportunities on the website, in The Irish Psychologist and ezines
  • Opportunities to develop social and networking skills
  • Ability to influence policy at local and national level
  • Join the growing community of Inspire Session speakers
  • Help with publishing your work on various media

Click on each membership type to find out more

  • Chartered Membership


    Chartered Membership is the platinum membership signifying the highest level of academic achievement. Chartered Members can use the abbreviation C.Psychol. PsSI.

    In order to qualify for Chartership, you must first be a Graduate Member of the Society. Click here for guidelines to assist you when applying for Chartered Membership. If you wish to apply for Chartered Membership please ensure you are logged into the PSI member area and follow the necessary steps. Annual subscription fee: €330.00

  • Graduate Membership


    Graduate Members can use the abbreviation M.Ps.S.I. The Graduate Membership is for those who have graduated from a PSI Accredited Psychology Undergraduate course with a Second Class Honours or above, or a PSI Accredited Psychology Conversion course. Click here for PSI Accredited Undergraduate/Conversion course.

    If your qualification is from outside of Ireland, please click here. 

    The application fee for Graduate Membership is €260.00, including a non-refundable €100 processing fee. In cases where the application is unsuccessful, the applicant may request a refund of €160.00. This fee covers your membership for the calendar year. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to apply. 




  • Student Membership

    The best way to start your career as a Psychologist is to join as an Undergraduate. Membership is simple once you are on a PSI Accredited Undergraduate/Conversion course.

    Click here for PSI Accredited Undergraduate/Conversion course.

    Annual subscription fee €25.00. (non-refundable)

    Scroll down to apply online for Student Membership.


  • Fellowship

    Existing Associate Fellows and Chartered Members can apply for Fellowship of the Society if they can demonstrate that they have made a significant contribution to Psychology. Please email for more information. 

  • Associate Fellowship

    Graduate Members can upgrade their membership to Associate Fellow by following the procedure and meeting the criteria which apply. If you are a PSI member and wish to apply for Associate Fellow Membership please ensure you are logged into the PSI member area and apply online. 

  • Associate Membership


    Anyone who does not have a qualification in Psychology but has an interest in human behaviour, how psychology impacts daily life, or wants to contribute to the Society can join as an Associate Member. Please scroll down to the bottom of the page to apply online for membership. Annual subscription fee: €55.00. 

    Membership is per calendar year, and will renew on the 5th January each year.

  • Division Membership

    All members can join the Divisions which represent the key psychology disciplines.

    Each Division caters to the particular needs, learning and development requirements of its members.

    Divisions bring the Society to life through activities, networking events and knowledge dissemination.

    Click Here to join a Division. 

  • Special Interest Group Membership


    All members can avail of, join or establish a Special Interest Group.

    Each Special Interest Group caters to the particular needs, learning and development requirements of its members.

    Groups bring the Society to life through activities, networking events and knowledge dissemination.

    Click Here to join a Special Interest Group.

  • Corporate Membership

    PSI welcomes organisational involvement in the Society. If you have an interest or work in the area of psychology or want to understand more about how psychology impacts business and people at work. Please email for further information on Corporate Membership.

  • Reduced Rate

    PSI offers a reduced annual subscription rate of €115 in certain circumstances. The eligibility criteria for this rate are as follows:

    1) Full-time postgraduate education;

    2) Current income threshold is below €15,000 per annum;

    3) Retired;

    4) Living overseas

    Approved forms of evidence

    1) A letter from your University showing you are enrolled in full-time postgraduate education/ or a copy of your student card

    2) A P60 or letter from your employer showing your earnings are below €15,000 per annum 

    3) Please include a letter confirming you are retired

    4) An official letter showing your name and address overseas. For example, Utility Bill. 


    Please note, if your evidence is not appropriate, your application may be declined

    To avail of the reduced rate, please select your discount type AND submit your reduced rate evidence to the reduced rate section of the online application. 



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If you are already a member of the PSI, please ensure you are logged in as a member before applying for an upgrade.