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.

Benefits for Members

Membership will allow you to shape the future of prescription cannabis and Hemp CBD across the UK. To become a member, please complete the application form below or contact us

Be part of a collective voice

Be part of the sector's collective voice

The CIC is a collective voice for the medical cannabis & hemp sector. Membership is your opportunity to be part of the conversation and to influence our work to develop the industry. 

Working group membership

Help shape the future of the industry

Membership of the Council gives you the opportunity to join the Council’s seven Working Groups, which take forward specific priorities. Groups meet regularly via Zoom and in person. 

Networking and relationship building

Build your network & create relationships

Members have access to regular networking events and the opportunity to build valuable relationships with fellow members. We host four all-member meetings every year.

Online listing as part of the CIC's Directory​

Online listing as part of the CIC's Directory

Members receive a  listing on our online directory, linking patients, stakeholders and the public to your organisation. Members also benefit from regular engagement via the CIC’s marketing activity.

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 – Prescription 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
  • Prescription Cannabis Clinics
  • Prescription Cannabis Dispensaries
  • Parliamentary bodies

Other organisations active in the sector, including:

  • Regulators – MHRA, NICE, NHS and the Home Office
  • Importers 
  • Patient groups
  • Professional bodies
  • Education providers
  • Charities and research groups
  • Infrastructure bodies
  • Consultants
  • PR, Media and Marketing companies
  • Legal, financial and insurance companies
  • Technology companies

Become a member

Please complete the information below to register your interest in becoming a member of the Council.

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