What are the types of Fees?

Modified on Sat, 12 Nov 2022 at 11:29 PM

Assessment Fee – Early Bird-Fee includes application, experience assessment, competency assessment, assessment report and e-certificate upon successful assessment outcome

– Non-refundable and non-transferrable regardless of the outcome of the application

– Early Bird Fee applicable for application that falls within the early application period


Assessment Fee – Standard
Assessment Fee – Package– Fee includes one (1) re-assessment paper taken remotely. In the event the candidate fails both papers, only Paper A is complimentary
On-Site Fee– Fee includes test centre fees, invigilation fees and other administrative charges

– Fee applicable in addition to Assessment Fee to candidates selecting the On-Site Assessment option

– This is also applicable in addition to Re-Assessment Fee to candidates selecting the On-Site Assessment option


Late Fee– Fee applicable for application that falls within the late application period


Rescheduling Fee– Fee is chargeable for change of assessment date seven (7) calendar days after notification of application acceptance

– Any rescheduling of competency assessment must be made, and fees paid, no later than ten (10) calendar days before the scheduled competency assessment date or start date of the remote assessment window, failing which “no-show” policy applies

– IHRP reserves the rights to assign alternative assessment date due to unforeseen circumstances. Such change of assessment dates initiated by IHRP will not be subjected to any rescheduling fee


Re-Assessment Fee– Fee applicable for re-sit of a paper

– There is no minimum re-assessment interval between the first assessment attempt and subsequent re-assessments. However, candidates will not be able to take the exam more than two (2) times in a consecutive 365-day period

– Paper B, C and N have a validity period of 18 months. Paper A has a validity of 60 months


Re-Score Fee – Paper C Only– Fee applicable to requests for a rescore made by candidates who do not achieve a passing score for the Assessment


Cancellation Fee– A candidate who cancels no later than ten (10) calendar days before the scheduled assessment date or start date of remote assessment window will receive a full refund less $85.60 administrative fee (inclusive of GST). Any bank charges resulting from the refund will be borne by the candidate.

– A candidate who does not reschedule or cancel the scheduled assessment will be considered as “no show”


No-Show– A candidate whose IHRP Assessment date has been confirmed, but does not reschedule, cancel or attend the IHRP assessment will be considered a ‘no-show” and will forfeit all Assessment Fee

– If the candidate requests to be rescheduled following a “no-show”, he or she will need to repay the full Assessment Fee before being rescheduled


Recertification Fee– Renewal fee of IHRP-CP and IHRP-SP certification to maintain certification status. Kindly note, you must be currently an IHRP certified professional for the entire period of certification to be eligible for re-certification

– Certification is valid for three (3) years upon receiving the successful outcome of the recertification application

– Fee may be paid on a yearly basis or once every 3 years. An administration fee of $26.75 (inclusive of GST) will be applicable for payments made on a yearly basis

– Fee is non-refundable and non-transferrable


For details of the Certification fee, please refer to the Certification Fees page.


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