Membership

Membership

membership-page-topThe Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) is a voluntary organization of men and women who practice public relations in Canada and abroad consisting of 14 Member Societies based in major cities or organized province-wide. Members work to maintain the highest standards and to share a uniquely Canadian experience in public relations and communications management.

Membership in the Canadian Public Relations Society provides exceptional value at every stage of your career. CPRS Members have access to exclusive professional development, networking, accreditation, award, and affiliation opportunities and benefits.

Categories of membership

  • Member: For those who are employed full-time in public relations or communications management; or teach or administer a public relations course; or possess a diploma, certificate or degree in public relations.
    Annual fee: $270 + local chapter fee + GST (A one-time set up fee of $50 is applied to new memberships)
  • Affiliate: For those employed less than two years in public relations. After two years of membership at the affiliate level a full membership is required.
    Annual fee: $140 + local chapter fee + GST (A one-time set up fee of $25 is applied to new memberships)
  • Associate: For those not employed full time in public relations, or employed in functions partially related to public relations.
    Annual fee: $270 + local chapter fee + GST (A one-time set up fee of $50 is applied to new memberships)