Why join?

Knowledge is your greatest asset. PIANC is a unique source of technical information on inland and maritime ports and waterways throughout the world.

As a member you receive:

  • quarterly International Bulletins with articles on various waterways problems and how they were resolved;
  • separate reports from a variety of technical committees;
  • and the opportunity to get personally involved in the study of navigation topics of international significance;
  • attendance certificates for CPD logs;
  • discounted rate at chargeable events.

Corporate members receive the following benefits:

  • logo featured on PIANC UK website;
  • logo featured on holding slide at Half-Day Seminars;
  • company logo featured on PIANC UK newsletter issued three times a year;
  • certificate of corporate membership issued on an annual basis.

How to join

Just complete an application form and return it to UK Section Secretariat at the ICE.

Individual Membership - Application form (.docx, 1MB)

Corporate Membership - Application Form (.docx, 1MB)

Associate Membership - Application Form (.docx, 1MB)

or e-mail your request to the PIANC UK Section secretary.

Membership Dues (2018) are:

Early Career Discount - Under 35 Years of Age


Individual Membership




Small Corporate Membership (up to 20 employees directly concerned with PIANC)


Large Corporate Membership (more than 20 employees directly concerned with PIANC)


Associate Membership
This is a UK membership category and does not provide International Membership Benefits. Members will receive UK Communications eg event flyers etc.


Membership fees are due in January of each year and are effective for the following 12 months.

In recognition of your membership, your name will be forwarded to Brussels for incorporation into the membership rolls and will be published in the next International Membership Directory. 

You will also receive the PIANC Bulletin (published three times a year) and copies of all PIANC Working Group Reports.

Last updated: December 2017


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