The annual test window for the AAP exam is during October.

Make sure you have all the latest information on registration dates and fees by checking this page.


Test Window: Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 – Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019

Registration Period: Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 - Friday, Sept. 13, 2019
Member: $495
Non-Member: $625

Late Registration Period*: Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 - Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019
Member: $545
Non-Member: $675

Deferral End Date: Friday, Sept. 20, 2019
Member: $125
Non-Member: $125

Late Deferral Period*: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 – Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019
Member: $150
Non-Member: $150

Substitution End Date*: Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019
Member: $90
Non-Member: $90

Cancellation End Date: Friday, Aug. 30, 2019
Member: $60
Nonmember: $60

AAP exam registration opens on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019.

*A written request is required for deferrals and cancellations.
*Absolutely no registrations, deferrals, or substitutions will be processed after the deadlines.

AAP Online Registration AAP Registration Form

National AAP & APRP Day - Feb. 12, 2019

NACHA partners with the Regional Payments Associations (RPA) to honor more than 4,500 AAPs and more than 200 APRPs as part of National AAP & APRP Recognition Day. Celebrated annually on the second Tuesday of February, National AAP & APRP Recognition Day highlights the importance of the accreditations, as well as celebrates the achievements and contributions of AAPs and APRPs nationwide. NACHA, the RPAs and over 1,700 organizations celebrate National AAP & APRP Recognition Day in unique ways across the country.

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