Renew your membership

Which Membership is Right for You?

If you have come to this page, it is time to renew your NALP membership and set up your subscription. Let’s get started!

  1. Choose the right membership for you, based on the information below.
  2. Click on the relevant link to the right of the page.
  3. The site will guide you the rest of the way.

Once you complete this process (should take less than 3 minutes), your membership will have been renewed and your subscription set up.

Type of membership
Suitable for
Your next career step
Eligibility criteria
Annual cost
Type of membership
Suitable for
Your next career step
Eligibility criteria
Annual cost
Legal Secretarial
Legal secretaries who wish to become paralegal secretaries
Further paralegal study: Level 3 or Level 4
Should have an ILSPA or Cilex Secretarial Diploma/Certficate or other (please check with us)
£30 / year
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Affiliate
Anyone who has an interest in Law but has no qualification
Paralegal qualifcations at Level 3 or Level 4
Must be over 18 without legal qualification or experience or student or an individual with a law degree from another country who has not studied English Common Law
£60 / year
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Associate
Anyone wishing to pursue a career as a paralegal
Licence to Practise
Minimum Level 3 law related Qualification or minimum 3 years’ relevant legal experience
£90 / year
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Graduate
Law graduates who wish to pursue a career as a paralegal
Gain relevant legal experience
LLB, BA Law or Joint Law Degree, LPC or BPTC, GDL or NALP Level 7 Diploma in paralegal practice without legal experience
£110 / year
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Fellow (1)
Anyone who has legal qualifications and relevant legal experience
Licence to Practise
Minimum Level 6 qualification and at least 3 years’ relevant legal experience
£150 / year
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Fellow (2)
Anyone who has relevant legal experience
Licence to Practise
Minimum 5 years’ relevant legal experience
£200 / year
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Principal Fellow
An experienced paralegal with a lot of experience
Licence to Practise
Minimum Level 6 qualification and at least 5 years’relevant legal experience or minimum 10 years’relevant legal experience (must provide evidence of 12 hours CPD on annual renewal)
£250 / year
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Legal secretaries membership
Legal secretaries who wish to become paralegal secretaries
Further paralegal study: Level 3 or Level 4
Should have an ILSPA or Cilex Secretarial Diploma/Certficate or other (please check with us)
£30 / year
Renew now
Affiliate membership
Anyone who has an interest in Law but has no qualification
Paralegal qualifcations at Level 3 or Level 4
Must be over 18 without legal qualification or experience or student or an individual with a law degree from another country who has not studied English Common Law
£60 / year
Renew now
Associate membership
Anyone wishing to pursue a career as a paralegal, with some qualifications/experience
Licence to Practise
Minimum Level 3 law related Qualification or minimum 3 years’ relevant legal experience
£90 / year
Renew now
Graduate membership
Law graduates who wish to pursue a career as a paralegal
Gain relevant legal experience
LLB, BA Law or Joint Law Degree, LPC or BPTC, GDL or NALP Level 7 Diploma in paralegal practice without legal experience
£110 / year
Renew now
Fellow (route 1) membership
Anyone who has legal qualifications and relevant legal experience
Licence to Practise
Minimum Level 6 qualification and at least 3 years’ relevant legal experience
£150 / year
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Fellow (route 2) membership
Anyone who has relevant, minimum 5 years, legal experience
Licence to Practise
Minimum 5 years’ relevant legal experience
£200 first year, £150 / year thereafter
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Principal fellow membership
An experienced paralegal with a lot of experience
Licence to Practise
Minimum Level 6 qualification and at least 5 years’relevant legal experience or minimum 10 years’relevant legal experience (must provide evidence of 12 hours CPD on annual renewal)
£250 / year
Renew now