Chamber of Shipping

Becoming a Member of the COS

The Chamber of Shipping fosters the development of collaborative solutions and promotes the development of effective and responsive legislation to support the shipping industry. To become a member is to become further engaged in international trade through Canada’s Pacific gateway. 

Are you interested in becoming a member? Find out more about our different membership levels here.



Principal Membership

  • Ship Owners
  • Operators
  • Agents Conducting through Canada's Asia-Pacific Gateways

Associate Membership

  • Law Firms
  • Classification Societies
  • Surveyors
  • Government Department
  • Agencies
  • Port and Harbour Authorities
  • Ship and Cargo Brokers
  • Terminal and Tug Operators

Subscriber Membership

Open to any organization with interest in maritime trade.