On the introduction of the Membership Fee Single Installment Plan



Membership Fee Single Installment Plan started a single installment plan for the senior membership fee from FY2019. Applicants meeting certain requirements will qualify for lifetime membership in the Ceramic Society of Japan if they pay in the membership fee in a single installment.

Please see the details as follows

1. Program name: Membership Fee Single Installment Plan

2. Eligible Target member/qualifications
Members and individuals who are 60 years of age or older as of April 1 of the fiscal year in which the program is applied

(As of April 1, 2020, if the program is to be applied from FY2020)


Membership Fee Single Installment Plan: Installment Amount


The program confers lifetime membership on applicants if they pay either amount below corresponding to their age

Age (as of April 1 of the fiscal year in which this program is applied)

Installment amount

60-64 years old

JPY 50,000

65 years old and above

JPY 40,000

  ・Members who qualify for the Membership Fee Single Installment Plan are categorized as Individual Members if below 65 years of age and Senior Members if 65 years of age or older. However, those members who have already qualified as Senior Members or meet the Senior Membership qualification will be recognized as Senior Members.
  ・CERAMICS JAPAN will be made accessible onli
  ・Applicants for the Membership Fee Single Installment Plan who are currently not Ceramic Society of Japan members are required to pay the entrance fee of JPY 1,000.


3.Application due date and next steps
●Send your application or inquiry to: member(a)cersj.org


Those wishing to pay in a single installment are requested to contact member(a)cersj.org by e-mail
●Due date for application in FY2020: January 15, 2020
●Due date for payment: April 30, 2020

Applicants will be invoiced by early February 2020 and be expected to pay in their single installment by the above due date

Applicants may apply once a year only for this plan. Applicants may not switch to this plan during a fiscal year. Please make sure to apply and pay in by the above due dates.



The Ceramic Society of Japan
Tel:03-3362-5231 / Fax:03-3362-5714
E-mail: member(a)cersj.org (a)=@