Your Membership Dollars at Work
Have you ever wondered how your membership dollars support engineering and geoscience in Alberta? Your annual dues not only allow you to practise, but they also support APEGA’s regulatory work, which ensures the protection of the public and the sustainability of the professions.
How your annual dues are allocated
|Membership annual dues: $446|
|23% Compliance, standards, and enforcement||Actions by statutory boards and committees; compliance and enforcement of professional standards; and legislative and regulatory requirements|
|14% IT systems||Membership data security, network security, and myAPEGA portal|
|8% New member registration||Application review, processing, and administration|
|3% Examinations||Administration and management of exams|
|3% Governance||Governance representing the highest standards of knowledge and experience, facilitated by management and support staff; reports for annual general meetings, and Council relations and election|
|2% Career development||Ongoing professional development opportunities to support members in fulfilling their continuing professional development requirement|
|24% Corporate Services||Facilities management, accounting services, and management of secure financial transactions for member security|
|8% Capital Expenditures||Acquisition, upgrade, and maintenance costs for assets, including myAPEGA improvements|
|7% Professional Sustainability||Growing awareness of the professions and APEGA through K-12 and university initiatives, as well as educating members on equity, diversity, and inclusion challenges and opportunities within the professions|
|6% Communication||Conveying regulatory information to licensed professionals, permit holders, and other stakeholders; government and public relations; and partnership initiatives|
Where APEGA's revenue comes from
Member and permit holder dues account for 78% of APEGA’s revenue, supporting its initiatives in our province.
|Affinity programs offer exclusive benefits to members at a reduced rate, with APEGA earning a portion of the sale going back into the programs.|
Thank you to APEGA volunteers!
VOLUNTEERS contribute significantly to the activities of APEGA, a total of 37,661 hours in 2021.