Why should I become a member?

CIRO are here to support you as a member. Whether you’re starting out or you’re an experienced operator, we’re here to help.

Gain professional affiliation and recognition within the industry.

Get the support of a community made up of over 11,000 like-minded railway operations professionals.

Access exclusive resources to continue your professional development.

By joining CIRO you are strengthening your professional community and contributing to excellence in Railway Operations.

How do I join?

You can join CIRO in three easy steps:

Step 1: complete the application online

Step 2: pay your membership fees (if your company is a corporate member then this step does not apply).

Step 3: the membership team will activate your account (usually in up to 1 working day)


How much does membership cost?

Entry level membership is £36.00 per year, however if your employer is one of our corporate members then your fees are covered at the first two membership levels (Affiliate and Associate)

Is my company a corporate member?

View the list of Corporate Members here

Joining part way through the year

Membership runs from 1 October – 30 September annually, if you join part way through the year then your membership for the first year is reduced.

  • October – March – £36.00
  • April – August – £18.00
  • September £36.00 (membership extended until the end of September the following year).

See the full list of fees here

To start your journey, join today!