Please review the membership information below. If you’re interested in becoming a member simply fill out our online application.
CIMA membership is open to Canadian-owned businesses and their representatives. There are two types of membership:
1. Voting MembersThese members are actively engaged in the creation, production and distribution of records. A business can qualify for Voting Membership under one of the following categories:
An individual who is not an employee, officer or director of a company, and is actively engaged in the creation, production and distribution of records, can qualify for Voting Membership at the discretion of the CIMA Board of Directors.
2. Affiliate MembersThese members are not actively engaged in the production of records but may play a variety of roles in the music industry. This includes Accountants, Artists, Creative Services providers, Lawyers, Manufacturers, Publishers, Publicists, Promoters and affiliated cultural industry Associations.
Membership RequirementsMembers must meet the following requirements:
Membership FeesVoting Member annual fees are based solely on member’s revenues and are divided into three classes:
Affliate Member fees are $210.00 per year + HST/GST.
To become a member of CIMA, please see the New Member Application Form below.