Application Process

    Any person qualified to become an  Active Member may complete and submit the application form to the CACP National Office.

    Any person qualified to become an Associate Member may complete the application form but must obtain the endorsement of two (2) active members in good standing residing or serving within the same province or territory.

    Any person qualified to become a Life Member must be elected by a majority vote at an Annual Conference, with the exception of members in good standing vacating the office of President of the Association. They automatically become Life Members.

    Any person qualified to become an Honourary Member must be elected by a majority vote at an Annual Conference.

    All applications for Active or Associate membership are referred to the CACP’s Credential Committee where a majority vote recommends acceptance of an application. The application is then submitted to the Board of Directors where a majority vote approves the recommendation.

    The completed application form application form is to be forwarded to the CACP National Office:

    Via regular mail:

    Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police

    300 Terry Fox Drive, Suite 100

    Kanata, Ontario   K2K 0E3

    Via email:


    Your application will be processed and you will be informed of the decision by the CACP via email within an estimated two (2) weeks of receipt of your application.

    For assistance or for more information, please contact the Membership Coordinator at 613.595.1101.