Why Join?

Because your membership strengthens our mission to protect and advance the interests of Canadians as we age. Along with hundreds of thousands of other members like you throughout Canada, your membership helps us send a strong message to all levels of government that our collective voice must be listened to. You will be helping to shape CARP’s important Advocacy work and supporting our New Vision of Aging for Canada.

Membership means:

A national voice representing your interests on issues facing our aging population, including: affordable and timely health care, pension reform, the elimination of elder abuse, the rights of older workers and drivers, consumer protection and more.
Access to a wide range of discounts on products and services including: auto, home, life, health, travel and pet insurance, hotels, rental cars, phones, fitness, household services, eye glasses, hearing aids and entertainment.
Our 60 chapters across Canada give members the opportunity to get involved in their communities and support CARP’s mission. You’ll not only meet interesting and engaging people, you can have even more influence on the issues CARP is fighting for.

PLUS! Award-winning Publication. Zoomer Magazine is Canada’s leading magazine for the 45+ lifestyle

Membership starts as low as $19.95 a year when you sign up online! But why not bundle your membership with a subscription to Zoomer Magazine for just $10.00 more?

CARP membership includes:

  • CARP Member Handbook
  • Personalized Membership card for yourself (and your partner if applicable)
  • Insurance Insights booklet
  • FREE access to The ZoomerShow exciting lifestyle events in Vancouver, Ottawa and Toronto
  • Preferred access to CARP Member Benefits

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Membership Terms

*Membership dues are non-refundable and are subject to change without notice.
CARP reserves the right to accept or refuse any application for membership. Where an application is rejected, membership dues will be refunded.

Members can also receive CARP Action Online, our bi-weekly e-newsletter packed with news and information about CARP’s advocacy as a survey asking members for their feedback on current issues.

Membership is for the agreed upon term. Please allow 4-6 weeks after your order is processed to receive your Membership package in the mail. Your expiry date is indicated on your member card. The date of expiry falls on the last day of the month. Example: 06/18 means your membership expires on June 30, 2018.
Help us save money (and trees) by renewing early – or choose automatic renewal when paying by credit card and you won’t receive renewal notices in the mail.

Where do I find my Member number?

Your CARP Membership number can be found on your Membership card.

All CARP Membership numbers have 8 digits. If your Member number has 9 digits and begins with 0, please use the 8 digits following the 0.

Example: 045415422 (your actual member number is 45415422).

Your expiry date is noted by month and year. Your expiry date is the last day of that month.

Example: 05/19 (your expiry date is May 31, 2019)

If you purchased your membership online., you may start using your CARP Membership immediately.

All successfully processed orders with a valid email address will receive a reply confirmation email including your membership number and a link to print a temporary card.

Alternatively, if you joined CARP at an event or sent in a registration form by mail you may call our Member services number and ask for a temporary card until your plastic card is delivered. Call  1-800-363-9736 to inquire about membership numbers for newly processed membership applications.