ACOI 2020/21 Membership Renewal
The ACOI membership year runs from 1st August to 31st July.

To renew your membership simply log into the ACOI website using your username (email address on ACOI account) and password. Click on your name on the top right hand corner of the screen to access your ACOI profile page. Click the 'Renew Now' button to make the payment online by debit / credit card.. Other payment methods accepted can be made by electronic funds transfer or by direct debit. The online payment option will be removed by end of October, however you can contact the ACOI team for assistance to make the payment over the phone.


Become an ACOI Member

The ACOI membership year is from 1 August – 31 July.

How to Register and become a member of ACOI

To register online, click the 'Join Now' below and fill out the form. To complete the registration process, you will need to provide credit / debit card details.

Benefits when becoming an ACOI Member

Enclosed in the attached link is a summary of the exclusive benefits available to all ACOI Members.

Become an ACOI Member

All current ACOI members can access their membership details by logging in with their username (email address) and password. Then click on their name in the top right hand corner of the screen to bring up their membership profile page.

Membership Category Summary

ACOI offers four categories of membership:

Affiliate Membership

- All new members, those interested in regulatory matters, those currently undergoing one of our educational courses or have successfully gained the Certificate in Compliance

Ordinary Membership

- Members who have successfully completed one of the following educational courses but have not yet taken up the relevant designation
Professional Diploma in Compliance; Professional Certificate in Data Protection; Professional Certificate in Financial Crime Prevention; MSc in Compliance; MA in Ethics

Designate Memebers

Successful graduates of one of our ACOI academic programmes and who have formally taken up one of the following professional designations:     

  • - LCOI  -  Professional Diploma in Compliance
    - CDPO - Professional Certificate in Data Protection
    - CFCPP - Professional Certificate in Financial Crime Prevention.
    - The ACOI designation requires members to maintain their annual ACOI membership and also meet ongoing continuing professional development (CPD) requirements.
Designate members – FCOI
 - is awarded to those who have successfully completed the MSc in Compliance or the MA in Ethics (Corporate Responsibility) (both – Level 9 qualifications on the National Framework of Qualifications) and have formally applied to take up the relevant designation.
This designation requires members to maintain their annual ACOI membership and also meet ongoing continuing professional development (CPD) requirements
Honorary Fellowship

- is awarded to persons by reason of their position or experience or their eminence in regulatory compliance or business ethics.

Please note the following

The membership subscription for new Affiliate / Ordinary members is €150 and €250 for Designate Members. The same rates apply for membership renewals in both categories. Membership subscriptions can be paid by credit / debit card, electronic funds transfer, or by direct debit.

If you have further queries regarding a new membership subscription or renewal of an existing membership, please call the ACOI on +353 1 779 0200 or email with subject title 'Membership Query'.