Members in the following categories may apply to pay a reduced subscription (£50 in 2015):
- those who are raising a family full-time/are full-time carers
- those who have left accountancy to pursue a religious vocation
- those who have re-entered full-time education to obtain a further qualification relevant to the field of accountancy
- those who are experiencing long-term unemployment
- those who are suffering a prolonged illness that has prevented them from seeking employment.
In all cases, earned income must not exceed £5,000 per annum.