Membership is available to all registered and dispensing chemists and registered druggists, who are registered as community pharmacists with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland.
Currently over 1,800 pharmacists are registered as members of the Union - the vast majority of whom are community pharmacists (both contractor and employee pharmacists). This represents 95% of community pharmacies in Ireland.
The Subscription Fees for 2013 are detailed below.
Note: Associate Membership is a category of membership opened to retired members only. Newly qualified pharmacists, who are graduates of EU countries, can receive IPU membership free of charge for the first year after qualification.