Member Applications & Fees
Our Members Uphold the Highest Standards of Governance Practice
The Chartered Governance Institute of Canada offers multiple membership categories matched to our educational programs.
Renew Your Membership
Current members of CGIC can renew their membership via our portal and renewal system. Choose the appropriate link to access your renewal:
Important member forms are linked below:
Application for Chartered Status
Meet both the education and experience criteria for Chartered Membership?
Congratulations, apply for Chartered Status!
Reinstatement of Chartered Status
Has your membership been inactive for more than two years? Were you previously removed from the membership roster?
We'd love to welcome you back!
Annual Membership DUES
MEMBERSHIP FEES (CAD):
APPLICATION FEES (CAD):
Application for Chartered status: $100.00
Application for Reinstatement of Chartered status: $100.00
Application for fee reduction: no charge
ADDITIONAL FEES (CAD):
Late fee: $50.00
Pricing may change without notice.
Pricing subject to applicable taxes.
Terms AND Conditions
Membership fees cover the calendar year (January to December) and expire December 31 annually.
Renewal notifications are sent by the National Office in December/January with a payment due date of February 28. Members are encouraged to renew by the payment due date to avoid a disruption of benefits. Memberships not renewed by the due date may be subject to late fees.
Continuous membership must be maintained to use the CGIC designations. Members with outstanding balances are subject to be withdrawn from the membership roster as of July 1 annually. Those who have let their membership lapse may be subject to a reinstatement process and extra fees.