The Fee Schedule includes application/reinstatement fees, registration fees, renewal fees and applicable fees/refunds for registration status changes. The registration year is January 1 – December 31.

Initial Application

Application Fees

For first-time registrants and reinstatement of former registrants.
The application fee is non-refundable.

*See ‘Other Fees‘ that may apply.

$220

Registration

Registration

When an application is approved for a new member and/or a reinstating member, the fee is:

  • $55 X the number of months remaining in the year of registration; must be registered for the month in which employment commences.

*See ‘Other Fees‘ that may apply.

Courtesy Registration

Some conditions and exemptions apply. Please refer to section 12.0 of the
ACSLPA Registration Handbook for the procedures and fee information.

    • Registration Purposes 1 through 4 – No Charge
    • Registration Purposes 5 through 9 – $200

*See ‘Other Fees‘ that may apply.

Renewal

General Registration Renewal

$650

A Practice Permit is issued and required for speech-language pathologists and audiologists working in clinical, administrative, teaching or research settings, including those volunteering in their profession in Alberta.

Must be renewed online prior to 11:59 PM MST December 31 of the renewal year *

It is against the law to work in Alberta without a current practice permit. You cannot work in Alberta with an expired registration or  practice permit. All registrations and practice permits expire at 11:59 PM MST on December 31 of the registration year unless they have been renewed for the next registration year.

*See ‘Other Fees‘ that may apply.

Administration Late Fee

$100

*Administration Fee for Renewal After General Registration Renewal Deadline.
(Applicable if renewed online after 11:59 PM MST December 1 of the renewal year)

*See ‘Other Fees‘ that may apply.

Non-Practicing Renewal

$175

For speech-language pathologists and audiologists who are not active in their practice
(example: maternity leave). These members do not hold a Practice Permit, and may not practice.

*See ‘Other Fees‘ that may apply.

Honourary Renewal**

No Charge

For speech-language pathologists and audiologists who are no longer active in their practice
(example: retired). These members do not hold a Practice Permit, and may not practice.

**For 2024 renewal, a fee of $50 will be implemented to renew as an Honourary Member**

Change of Status During the Registration Year

Non-Practicing to General Registration

For speech-language pathologists and audiologists who were non-practicing and want to return to practice and receive a practice permit for the remainder of the registration year. The fee is:

  • $40 X number of months remaining in the year of registration (in addition to the Non-Practicing Registration Fee paid during renewal); must have a Practice Permit for the month in which employment commences.

Note: 

  • Applications to change status must be made in advance.
  • Status change requests are made online through the Member Portal.
  • Allow a minimum of two weeks to process.
  • Non-practicing members must verify that they meet current qualification hours and PLI requirements to change to General Registration status.

*See ‘Other Fees‘ that may apply.

General Registration to Non-Practicing or Honourary

For speech-language pathologists and audiologists who no longer need a practice permit for the remainder of the registration year. Complete ACSLPA website forms to apply.

A refund may be available if you will not be returning to practice in Alberta for the remainder of the registration year:

    • If the request is received prior to March 31 of the registration year – $150 refund
    • If the request is received on April 1 to June 30 of the registration year – $75 refund
    • If the request is received after June 30 of the registration year – No refund

Other Fees

  • NSF cheque

$50

  • Payment Processing Fee (applies to any payments other than credit card or e-transfer).

$30

  • Payment change fee (to change payment card or method)

$30

  • Non-member documentation fee (up to 4 documents)

$50

  • Statutory Appeals and Reviews in accordance with the Health Professions Act
    (Fee will be refunded if the outcome of the statutory appeal or review overturns the original decision.)

$100

  • Display certificate

$10