Why join?

Joining as an Affiliate is a great way of demonstrating your commitment and building the foundations for a career in the profession. Affiliates receive all the benefits of full membership. Affiliates are encouraged to engage with our regional Member Groups and Sector specific Forums to build their professional networks.

Affiliates also have access to the CILT Knowledge Centre, Europe's largest collection of logistics and transport resources. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and includes specialist company information, legislative and compliance data and access to specialist articles, news and other business intelligence information. Affiliates qualify for all other CILT membership benefits, including a monthly subscription to Logistics & Transport Focus magazine.

Who can join?

This entry level grade is open to anyone beginning a career or with an interest in the activities that our profession represents. No experience or formal qualifications are required at this stage.

How much does it cost?

Membership rates are kept to affordable levels by the CILT Board - see current fees.

How do I apply?

Simply complete our application form to apply online. If you have not completed an online application with us before please select “New User” to create your application account. If you have any queries contact our membership team for more information.

Membership Team


T: 01536 740104

All members are bound by our Code of Professional Conduct.


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*Terms and Conditions: The competition is open to all CILT(UK) members. Winners will be drawn on a quarterly basis at random and announced via our CILT LinkedIn page. The offer is non-transferable and no cash or other alternatives will be offered.

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