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CICM Membership

Chartered Institute of Credit Management Membership


What is CICM Membership?

CICM Membership is an essential tool for professionals in the Credit Management and Collections industry. Being a CICM Member means being part of a like-minded community dedicated to empowering professionals with the skills and knowledge for your personal development. CICM Professional Standards give global recognition of your professional skills and help enhance your credit and debt management career. Have your skills professionally and globally recognised and enhance your credit career up to the seasoned Fellow.



Benefits of CICM Membership


Globally recognised professional letters Critically acclaimed CM Magazine Career development and enhancement Resources, events and webinars
Have your skills showcased by the defining CICM Professional Standards of the Credit management and collections industry. Receive regular editions of the CM Magazine – the critically acclaimed Credit Management magazine filled with hot topics and stories from the industry. Continue your professional development and climb the credit and debt management career ladder with the guidance of the CICM Professional Standards and supportive community. Benefit from thousands of resources and courses on Knowledge Hub with podcasts from leading experts and attend virtual and in-person events.


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CICM Professional Membership

If you are an enforcement agent who is an HCEOA or CIVEA member, please contact CICM Member Services: or  telephone: 01780722903 to join as discounts may apply.

Before applying for a professional membership you should take a look at our guide to apply for CICM Professional Membership. Please be aware that, applying for professional membership, you will be required to pay an assessment fee, dependant on the grade you are applying for. See assessment fees here.


Fellow (FCICM) Member (MCICM) Associate (ACICM)
£22.08 per month £17.75 per month £14.50 per month
Evidence of  significant contribution to the credit and debt management industry.  5 years relevant work experience and/or
CICM Level 5 Diploma. Upon completion of your Level 5 you may become an MCICM (Grad)
3 years relevant work experience and/or
CICM Level 3 Diploma
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Introductory Membership

  Affiliate Studying Member  
  £13.01 per month £8.50 per month  
  Open to all Studying for CICM qualifications  
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