Since its inception in 1919, CIP has been the voice of planning in Canada. The professional designation ‘MCIP’, to denote Member of the Canadian Institute of Planners, is widely recognized in Canada as a requirement for many employers and abroad.
As a member of CIP you demonstrate a commitment to the profession and planning best practices. CIP advocates for planners nationally and internationally, and provides membership services that help planners advance in their careers. Membership with CIP also provides opportunities for networking and knowledge transfer.