Join the CIA

Joining the CIA makes good business sense. We offer two kinds of membership:

Full membership

Full CIA membership is open to all chemical businesses operating in the UK. If your company falls into one of the following categories, you can join and benefit your business:

  • manufacturer
  • processor
  • formulator
  • importer/exporter
  • distributor
  • developer of new chemical technologies 
As a full member you receive all the benefits on offer and can be sure that you will remain legal, competitive and truly sustainable.

To find out more about the benefits of becoming a member, please call Dawn McCaughey on 020 7963 6748, or email McCaugheyD@cia.org.uk - it could be your best move yet!


"As an SME the advice and support that is provided by the CIA is invaluable to the running of our business"

Harry Swan, Managing Director, Thomas Swan


"To receive high quality advice in the chemical and pharmaceutical sector it is essential to be a member of CIA"

Tom Crotty, Director, Ineos



Associate membership

Anyone who provides a service to a chemical company can be an associate member. You’ll have the opportunity to promote your business through our networks and demonstrate your expertise to our members. You’ll get new leads, a greater understanding of what your customers want, and create the opportunity to build your company’s brand reputation with CIA members and beyond.

An interesting proposition?

To find out more about the benefits of becoming a member, please contact Mike Lancaster at LancasterM@cia.org.uk - it could be your best move yet!