Become a CPA Member

Professional Membership

The Professional Membership is available to Payroll Compliance Practitioners (PCPs) and Certified Payroll Managers (CPMs). To apply, please download the Professional Membership Application Form:

  • Professional Membership Application Form (PDF) – Please complete the application and mail or fax it to the CPA’s National Office:
    The Canadian Payroll Association
    1600 – 250 Bloor Street East
    Toronto, ON  M4W 1E6
    Fax: 416-487-3384

Please note: Because you have taken CPA certification courses and are already listed in our database, you cannot apply online for a Professional Membership.

Organization Membership

The Organization Membership includes two representatives per membership and selected member benefits and discounts for all employees of the organization. To apply, please complete the Organization Membership Application Form:

Please note: If you have previously been a CPA member, attended any CPA events or taken any CPA certification courses, you cannot apply online for an Organization Membership because you are already listed in our database. In this case, please complete the PDF application form and submit by mail or fax.

Associate Membership

The Associate Membership is intended for individuals who are not eligible for the Professional Membership. To apply, please complete the Associate Membership Application Form:

Associate membership is also an option for students who are pursuing certification through the CPA's Certification Programs. To apply and receive the reduced student rate, you must register for the course and membership at the same time. Click here to apply for the certification course and membership.

 

Please note: If you have previously been a CPA member, attended any CPA events or taken any CPA certification courses, you cannot apply online for an Association Membership because you are already listed in our database. In this case, please complete the PDF application form and submit by mail or fax.

Questions & Help

If you have any questions about the application process or you having any difficulties registering, please contact Member Services:

Member Services
Toll-free: 1-800-387-4693 x 118
Tel.: 416-487-3380 x 118
Email: membership@payroll.ca