Online Application Form

Thank you for applying to join CIArb. The application process is split into six easy steps and should take no more than a few minutes to complete.

Your application will be assessed upon your qualifications and/or experience in arbitration, mediation or adjudication.

Please ensure that you provide as much information as possible regarding your qualifications and experience to enable us to award you the appropriate membership grade. Please note that we do not accept CVs.


You will be required to pay a one-off non-refundable admission fee of £90 plus a pro-rated membership subscription.

Saving your application

To save and return to your application, click the 'Save' button at the bottom of any page. (NB. The save function requires your browser to accept cookies). 


If you have any queries regarding the Membership process, please contact CIArb Member Services


Please note that annual memberships fall due for renewal on 1 January each year, regardless of your  joining date.

About you


Your password must be 8-20 characters long and contain at least one number.

Subscription information

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Current CIArb subscription rates

Membership Benefits

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Membership comes with a range of benefits and activities, including:

  • Use of post-nominal letters
  • A global network
  • Discount on room hire
  • Publications
  • Libraries
  • PII

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CIArb Advantage

Members also have access to CIArb Advantage - exclusive benefits and savings on everyday products and services, such as travel, insurance, and business services.

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