• Membership Benefits

    Access to our list serve, a forum to share ideas between members and a direct line to municipal, provincial and federal cultural workers across Canada.

    Access to our Members' Portal, a members only section of the website that gives you direct access to all of the CCNC members.

    Discounts on the annual CCNC Creative City Summit.

    A subscription to our monthly Member Notes e-newsletter.

    Free job, course, professional development and public art postings on the website.  Non-members pay $25 for every job and public art posting, and $15 for every course and professional development posting.


    Learn from, and share with, colleagues from across the country.

    Gain access to and contribute to a growing online resource library of materials focused on the areas of arts, culture, heritage, and cultural planning and development.

    Save your budget by not having to 'reinvent the wheel'; access reports, studies, policies and knowledge that others have already developed.

    The opportunity to be a member of the CCNC Summit Planning Committee, and contribute to the future of this growing organization.

Organizational Membership


CCNC's Expanded Membership Opportunities

We were pleased with the response to our expanded membership opportunities introduced in 2014, and we are excited to continue to grow our organizational and individual membership base.

In addition to continuing to offer voting membership to municipalities across the country, any individual or organization involved in the growing field of local cultural development will have the opportunity to become a non-voting member.


Organizational Membership:

*based on operating budget
**membership includes everyone working in your organization.

Tier Operating Budget 2016 Fees
Tier 1 Less than $250,000 $125 + tax
Tier 2 $250,000 - $750,000 $175 + tax
Tier 3 $750,000 - $2,000,000 $250 + tax
Tier 4 $2,000,000 - $5,000,000 $350 + tax
Tier 5 $5,000,000 and up $425 + tax







*add your provincial tax rate (GST or HST)

NB, NL, ON 13% HST
PE 14% HST
NS 15% HST


Why Join?

Are you an arts & cultural organization interested in strengthening your organization's network, and expanding its research on a national level?

Join Now...

For information about our new non-voting membership category, download the pdf.

To become a member of the CCNC, download the 2016 Organizational Membership Form.


For more information, the CCNC Membership Plan 2013-2015, as presented at the AGM, is available on our 2015 Summit webpage, along with other AGM materials.

Join Today!

Download and fill out our 2016 Membership Form and return in one of the following ways:

1) Email

2) Fax: 604-688-6701

3) Mail: 415-402 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1T6

If you have any questions about membership, please contact Lori Baxter at , or phone 604-688-2489.


*Please Note: both the Organizational and the Individual membership categories are non-voting.


Background Photo Credit:
Canadian Museum of Civilization, Ottawa Tourism