Unlock your potential.
Amplify your impact.

At CIWM, our purpose is to move the world beyond waste. We believe in the power of individuals to make a difference, and we know that supporting you to achieve your ambitions means you’ll help us achieve ours, too.

Our membership will set you up for success, providing you with the tools you need to expand your knowledge, develop your skills and boost your career.

Most importantly, you’ll be joining a community of like-minded people who share your passion for protecting our planet and shaping a world beyond waste.

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Why join us?

As a member, you’ll be part of an active community of over 6,000 resource and waste professionals benefitting from tailored professional development, career support, and networking opportunities. You can join CIWM either as an individual member or by affiliating your organisation with us.

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Membership grades

When it comes to careers, one size doesn’t fit all. That’s why we’ve got a range of membership options for you to choose from. With six different grades available, we’ve got something for everyone.

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Membership benefits

We’re committed to providing the knowledge and tools you need to achieve success. Our exclusive benefits will help you achieve your ambitions, grow your network, develop your skills and stay informed.

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Get Chartered

By becoming a Chartered Resource & Waste Manager, you’ll join a community of high-performing professionals and set yourself apart as a leader in the waste and resources sector.

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Member handbook

We’ve created a member handbook to help you make the most of your membership. In it, you’ll find everything you need to know about the benefits we offer and how you can access them.

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Corporate Packages

Being connected with CIWM shows your organisation’s commitment to sustainable resources and waste management, whilst also giving you access to a wide range of tools to help your business – and your staff – achieve success.

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How do I become a member?

Complete our online registration and gain instant access to a whole host of exclusive benefits designed to enhance your career.

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