Membership FAQs 

1.     How do I become a member?

-       Create your profile then wait for your login details for an automated email.

-       Login and click on the “apply for professional membership” tab and proceed with your application.

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2.     How much is it to become a member ?

-       Membership fees varies depending on the professional level. We have five professional levels.

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3.     Which professional level do I qualify for?

There are three requirements that need to be met before a professional level is approved.

  • Completed Relevant Qualifications
  • Level of Work
  • Relevant Experience

Contact for further assistance.

4      I have not paid my membership fees for the past two years

.You may either re-register or back pay the outstanding fees. For more info contact

5.    How much is it to renew my membership fees?

Click Here to find our 2022 membership fees.

6.     Where can I find the list of SABPP accredited institutions?

Click Here to find a list of our accredited training providers/accredited universities    

7 I applied for HR Associate, Professional, Chartered or Master Professional membership and come from an SABPP accredited institution do I have to write the board exam level 1?

You will be exempted from writing board exam 1 however board exam 2 is compulsory for Chartered HR Professional and Master HR Professional

8. How do I login ?

Please contact retention@sabpp for login details

9.     I have acquired enough experience and qualification, am I eligible to upgrade? 

 We believe in career advancement and members are encouraged to upgrade anytime.

10.     I have acquired experience for more than 10 years but do not have a formal qualification can I still be a member?

We encourage members to apply for our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Click Here 

11.     I need to have my details updated

Please login and update your details or contact

12.   I want my membership certificate

Login to your profile and select ‘certificate’


You are most welcome to visit our website on or by contacting any of our friendly staff members.

Contact details are as follows: Switchboard +27 11045 5400 or 

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