Canadian Institue Of Planners

Shaping our Communities
Sustaining Canada's Future.

Professional & Candidate Members

Become a member of the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) and join the largest network of professional and student planners in Canada.

Join to become an MCIP®!

If you are a planner residing in Québec, and a member in good standing with the l'Ordre des urbanistes du Québec (OUQ), you are eligible to join CIP. Candidate and Full members may also opt-in to CIP’s Professional Liability Insurance  program. Apply now for CIP membership and Professional Liability Insurance here.

All other Canadian planners who are Candidate or Full members of a Provincial and Territorial Institute and Association (PTIA), please join CIP directly through your PTIA.

If you live outside of Canada, find out more about CIP’s International Membership options.

Questions? Please contact our membership department.

Member Benefits