Join or renew

Please register online by filling out our secure registration form.

If you wish to use another payment method, please download CIAJ’s Membership Form (PDF) and return it by regular mail, fax or email (see link and contact information below).

Categories and benefits

Individual member – $150

Individual members active in their profession are entitled to access all the documentation available on CIAJ’s website (conference and seminar papers, and video-recordings). This membership fee is recoverable by federally-appointed judges under S. 27(1) of the Judges Act. Provincial and territorial judges, other judicial officers and board and tribunal members may be entitled to reimbursement through judicial or other professional allowances.

Duration: 1 year (until December 31)
Price: $150.00


Retired person – $75

Members retired from their profession have the same benefits as individual members.

Duration: 1 year (until December 31)
Price: $75.00


Student – $10

Members enrolled as full-time students have the same benefits as individual members.

Duration: 1 year (until December 31)
Price: $10.00


Institutional membership (variable fee)

CIAJ offers institutional memberships for corporations, law firms, government entities, administrative agencies, faculties and similar organizations.

An institutional member may designate individuals within the organization to participate in particular CIAJ activities. This will allow them to attend CIAJ conferences at preferential member rates as well as to attend other CIAJ events.

The institutional member will also receive all CIAJ publications that are distributed electronically and will be able to redistribute them to all individuals within the organization.

The fees for institutional memberships according to the number of their legal staff are set out in the following table:

Number of legal staff in organization Annual fees
1 to 9 $250
10 to 29 $500
30 to 49 $1,000
50 to 99 $1,500
100 to 199 $2,000
200 to 299 $2,500
over 300 $3,000



As an alternative to annual membership dues, you may choose to become a contributor. You will be issued a tax receipt for a charitable donation. (Reg. #10686 1529 RR 0001). This option is available on the Membership Form.

Make a donation

Download the Membership Form

Download the membership registration form (PDF)

Send the form

By regular mail: Print and complete the form and return it with your payment to: 

Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice
3101 Chemin de la Tour, A-3421
PO Box 6128, Station Centre Ville
Montreal, Quebec  H3C 3J7

By fax: Print and complete the form and return it by fax: 514-343-6296

By email: Complete the form, save it on your computer and return it to