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Become a fellow (FCA)

After ten years of being an associate member of ICAEW you can apply for fellowship at no extra cost.

Apply for fellowship

Enhance your credentials and demonstrate your commitment to the profession

Download an application form
If you have been a member for 10 years, you are eligible for fellowship of ICAEW. This means you can call yourself an FCA, instead of ACA. The FCA designation is recognised globally. It enhances your credentials and demonstrates your commitment to the profession.

To apply for fellowship please download an application form or call us on +44 (0)1908 248 028 to request one.

Advancements to fellowship are approved each month, and you will usually be granted fellowship within six weeks of applying. There is no application fee and your annual membership subscription won't change either.

Important information for members based internationally

New Zealand: when using the letters in NZ you need to refer to yourself as FCA (ICAEW).