Become a Member

Membership of the Cannabis Industry Council is open to organisations and business which either work within or operate from the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man. Together, we influence the future of medical Cannabis and Hemp in the UK and learn from and network with fellow sector organisations. It is a collective voice for, and by, the sector.

Membership will allow you to shape the future of medical cannabis across the UK. To become a member, please complete the application form below.

Benefits for members

  • The opportunity to be part of a collective voice to move the industry forward
  • Membership of the Council’s seven subgroups, which take forward specific priorities
  • Networking, including four meetings per year, at least one face to face
  • A listing on the CIC’s online directory, linking patients, stakeholders and the public to your site
  • Other membership resources

Membership criteria

Membership is open to but not limited to:

  • Licensed producers and UK based companies working with products that require a Home Office controlled drug import licence / MHRA import licence, and or cultivation of plants, primary extraction or manufacture of finished controlled drugs from biomass or using products in excess of the controlled cannabinoids threshold – Medical Cannabis
  • Licensed cultivators and importers of Cannabis with a THC content not exceeding 0.2% – Industrial Hemp
  • Hemp CBD bodies that represent the industry
  • Industrial Hemp bodies that represent the industry
  • Sector patient groups
  • Cannabis clinics
  • Dispensaries and importers
  • Sector Professional bodies
  • Sector Education providers
  • Sector Charities and research groups
  • Sector Infrastructure bodies
  • Sector Consultants
  • Sector PR, Media and Marketing companies
  • Sector Legal, financial and insurance companies
  • Sector Tech/analytic companies
  • Parliamentary bodies
  • Regulators – MHRA, NICE, NHS and the Home Office