Affiliated Organisation Membership

What does it mean to be a CIWM Affiliated Organisation?

It is about keeping your staff up to date with waste industry information, knowledge and being recognised for your association with CIWM.

As a CIWM Affiliated Organisation, your organisation will receive a range of benefits which will help your company keep up to date with changes in the waste and resource management industry. Staff can be nominated to receive our information and knowledge resources, such as e-newsletters and magazines direct. There are opportunities to network with industry professionals plus discounts on our extensive programme of training, conferences, advertising and events. Organisations can use the CIWM Affiliated Organisation logo, which is updated annually.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the benefits of being a CIWM Affiliated Organisation?

Affiliated Organisations have access to many of CIWM’s member benefits and resources, including:

  • 20% discount on advertising, CIWM conferences, scheduled training courses, events and seminars for any staff participating as delegates
  • Use of CIWM Affiliated Organisation logo on company literature (The logo is updated annually)
  • 4 Subscriptions to CIWM Journal, CWRM scientific journal and CIWM technical publications
  • 5 subscriptions to News Online (our weekly e-newsletter)
  • Company listing on CIWM’s online directory – a company entry usually costs £250
  • Access to regional Centre networks
  • The opportunity to participate in Special Interest Groups (SIGS)
  • Join The International Solid Waste Association (ISWA)

What commitments do I have as an Affiliated Organisation member?

As a CIWM Affiliated Organisation, you are committing to professional standards within the waste management industry. Staff within organisations are encouraged to get involved in CIWM activities and make the most of your membership. The time committed is up to you!

What’s my next step after Affiliated Organisation membership?

If your organisation wishes to build on their relationship with CIWM and raise their profile in other ways using the extensive CIWM membership network, you may wish to look at our Business Partner packages. There are a range of flexible options that can be adapted to suit your needs.

How do I join?

It’s simple. Click on the Affiliated Organisation Application link and start completing the form. You can save the form at any time and return to it from your online account, via the “Applications” tab.

What is the cost of Affiliated Organisation membership?

The costs of CIWM Affiliated Organisation Membership is £831 per year.

What happens next?

As soon as we have your application and payment you will be sent a welcome email and your benefits will start straight away. We appreciate that staff receiving the CIWM subscriptions may change from time to time so it’s important that you let us know about any changes so that we can keep your records up to date.

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