Membership Criteria & Procedures


  • An applicant for a Corporate or Major Corporate Membership, Regular or Affiliate, must have a valid registration with the appropriate regulatory agency and must be recommended by two regular members in good standing or by the Executive Director.
  • An applicant for Non-Corporate Membership, Regular or Affiliate must be recommended by two regular members in good standing or by the Executive Director.
  • The name and business/profession of an applicant must be circulated by the Executive Director to all regular members in good standing for information by courier, post, email or fax to their addresses of record at CanCham in advance of being considered for approval. The absence of any comment being received from such members within seven (7) days of such circulation is deemed as no comment.
  • All applications are reviewed by the National Membership Committee and then submitted to the Board of Trustees for final approval.