• IKM Members are required to renew their membership annually.
  • Payment of retention fee must be made by 1st January of every year.
  • A late fee of RM20 is imposed if the application for retention is received after that date.


We would like to draw your attention to Rules 23(4) and 23(5) of the Chemists General Rules (1977). Rules 23(4)

A late fee of twenty Ringgit (RM20) shall be payable if the application for the retention is made after 1st January of the year.

RULES 23(5)

If no application for retention on the register is made by a member before 30th June of the year for which retention is due, his name shall be removed from the register and a fresh application must be made if he desires to be admitted again as a member of the Institute.

Note: Members can login to member’s login page to proceed with annual retention fee payment or download and fill up the IKM Membership retention form for renewal process. All payment should be made payable to: INSTITUT KIMIA MALAYSIA (RETENTION FEE) (PUBLIC BANK BHD A/C No.: 32071 37516). Please contact us to confirm or fax/email (retentionfee@ikm.org.my) your receipt/bank-in slip for our further action.