Membership Journey

Your Professional Membership Journey

Tiered membership that supports your professional development. Join as an Affiliate and work your way up, or apply directly for one of our Assessed Grades

Compare Membership Grades
We have 4 core membership grades:
  • Affiliate: Open to newcomers and anyone working, or with an interest in, the logistics, transport and supply chain professions.
  • Member MILT: First level of our assessed grades
  • Chartered Member CMILT: Reserved for experienced professionals
  • Chartered Fellow FCILT: Reserved for those operating at the top of their profession

Membership Grade




New to the profession?
Or want to trial CILT Membership?

  • Open to all those with an interest in, or who are working in the logistics, transport and supply chain professions at any level.

£12.25 a month / £147.00 annually

Member (MILT) 

The first rung of our assessed grades.
Demonstrates status as a trusted practitioner.

Professional Entry

  • 5 years relevant work experience, including a minimum of 3 at a supervisory/junior management level.

OR Educational Pathway

  • A relevant Level 3 qualification or CILT Certificate AND at least 3 years relevant work experience, OR
  • A relevant Level 4 qualification or above AND at least 2 years relevant experience in the profession, OR
  • CILT Professional Diploma AND at least 2 years relevant experience in the profession.

£14.75 a month / £177.00 annually

Chartered Member (CMILT)

Are you an experienced professional?

Chartered Membership ensures your expertise is recognised by employers and society at large.

Professional Entry

  • 7 years relevant work experience including a minimum of 2 years at a senior level.

OR Educational Pathway

  • An accredited degree AND at least 4 years experience in the profession (including 2 years at senior level), OR
  • The relevant Level 6 qualification or the CILT Advanced Diploma AND at least 5 years in the profession (including 2 years at senior level), OR
  • A non-relevant degree and at least 7 years experience in the profession (including 2 years at senior level).

£17.66 a month / £212 annually


Chartered Fellow (FCILT)

Reserved for those who are influencing and leading the future of the profession.

  • At least 7 years experience at a high level of management responsibility within the profession.
£21.83 a month / £262 annually


Current member of the UK Armed Forces?
We have a dedicated application process to support you
Recent Graduate or University Student?
Apply for reduced rate membership

To support members during their University studies and those who have graduated within the last 3 years, we offer a reduced rate membership. Proof of student status/graduation certificate required. Apply below.

Student application from £3.50 a month >>

Graduate application from £7.00 a month >>

CILT Membership is designed to empower professionals with the information they need to know to advance in their careers. Join today and access your suite of professional membership benefits.

All members are bound by our Code of Professional Conduct. For help and information, please contact our Membership Services Team:

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