Read CIMAM’s membership criteria before applying. Institutional membership is available to museums, collections and organizations that have been open to the public for more than 5 years. Institutions willing to join CIMAM’s membership program agree to ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums and CIMAM’s Principles of Deaccession. Applications can be submitted at any time. You do not need to be an ICOM member to apply to CIMAM membership.