A Professional Biologists or Temporarily Withdrawn Biologist who is no longer practicing biology may become an Associated Biologist upon written request to the Registrar and with payment of applicable fees. Retired P. Biol., whose careers have taken them in other directions fit in this category. An associated member may no longer use the Professional Biologist title, and if they wish to return to professional status, must reapply to the Society. Associated members also do not have a vote in the Society.