You can find details of the membership criteria and join at Affiliate Professional grade here, or apply for Associate, Member or Fellow grade online by uploading your CV / LinkedIn profile link.

If you would prefer to apply via an application form or would like to pay by Direct Debit please complete the form here and return by post to: Membership Services, CIM, Moor Hall, Cookham, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 9QH UK.

Once your application is received an assessment will be made as to which membership grade is most appropriate.

How long will it take to assess my application?

You should expect to hear from us within 15 working days detailing the eligible grade of membership and you will be notified by e-mail. Following payment you will receive a welcome email with login information to access your member account, MyCIM. You'll also receive a digital badge within one week, as proof of your membership.

I am a current member and would like to upgrade my membership, how do I apply?
You can apply online by uploading your CV / LinkedIn profile link, or download a copy of the upgrade form and submit this together with a copy of both your CV signed by your Line Manager, or Professional Advisor if self-employed, and any academic qualifications not previously submitted.