Step 1: Chose the type of membership

a) You can be an individual Foundation Member of FDPPI by donating Rs 6000/- and becoming a Member Donor

b) You can also be a member by becoming a Supporting Member donating Rs 15,000/-

c) Members residing abroad shall be considered as “Foreign Members”  and shall pay US$ 100 as Foundation Membership

d) Corporate members are entitled to nominate one or more members for the activities of the company but will have one vote collectively. The number of members allowed under the Corporate Membership for participating in activities would be calculated on the basis of the total membership fee paid at the rate of Rs 6000/- per member

e) Institutions such as Educational Institutions or Associations and Professional bodies may join as “Institutional Members” and extend the benefits of individual memberships to their group constituents.  Details of such membership would be individually discussed. In case of Educational Institutions, the membership of students may be for one year only. In other cases, the membership may be co-terminus with the parent organization’s membership or as otherwise agreed to in the membership arrangement.

(P.S: Since FDPPI is a company limited by Guarantee, there is no equity issue. Like a society there is no Membership fee. Please check the Memorandum and Articles of Association for more information on the company)

Step 2: Peruse the details of the benefits of being a  Foundation Member Donor or a Supporting Donor

Member Donor as well as the Supporting donor can opt to file an application of membership and on approval he/she will be a member with Voting rights. He can vote for some body to be a member of the Governing Council and he/she himself can opt to be in the Governing Council.

A supporting donor can chose to offer further non monetary contribution in the form of executing projects jointly in his/her name and FDPPI by agreeing to execute a project on behalf of FDPPI and sharing part of the revenue with FDPPI. Such projects need to be approved by the Governing Council and the Board.

Step 3: Submit the Application along with Payment

Complete the online application form or request membership form by email:

Make payment online as per details in the form  (Send the transaction number of online remittance if remittance is made online by e-mail to the Company)

The membership has to be formally approved by the Board. After which a communication would be sent.

Supporting members may submit their profile and the kind of projects they would be interested which will be show cased on the website. They can additionally generate specific projects and submit them for approval if they are to be executed in the FDPPI banner.

Further information will be sent directly to the members after enrollment.

Complete the Application Form and Payment here

(P.S: Payment can also be made directly to the Bank account of FDPPI to the credit of Current Account of Foundation of Data Protection Professionals in India. Please request for Bank information if required)

We some times receive the payment but until the membership application form is received, we are unable to identify the remitter. Kindly ensure that your name is entered in the payment made directly to the Bank and you send the membership form or at least an email in confirmation of payment at the earliest. )