In accordance with the Memorandum and Articles of Association (M&A) of the CIIF, there are five Membership Classifications, with sub-Classifications outlined in the CIIF Standards and Guidelines. Provisions relating to these Classifications and any sub-Classifications of Membership of the CIIF shall be contained in the Standards and Guidelines.
Applicants must satisfy the CIIF prescribed membership criteria, as contained in the Standards and Guidelines, and detailed on the CIIF’s website www.ciif-global.org/web/membership. All applications for membership will be considered in accordance with clause 9 of these Terms and Conditions of Membership.
Applicants must ensure that all information and documentation submitted for the determination of membership classification are true, correct, and factual (i.e. must not lead or amount to misrepresentation).
Existing members may seek for the elevation of their Membership by satisfying the prescribed membership criteria for the next Membership Classification. Any Member whose Membership is eligible for elevation will be subject to assessment by the Admission & Membership Committee (AMC) and the endorsement by the Grand Council.