About The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
What is The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK?
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport(CILT) in the UK is the membership organisation for professionals involved in the movement of goods and people and their associated supply chains.
Members of the Institute are involved in the management and design of infrastructure, systems, processes and information flows and in the creation, management and development of effective organisations. The work of our members impacts directly on people, society and the environment, on business profitability and economic growth.
First established in 1919, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK is a registered charity and part of the CILT international family with over 33,000 members in countries across the world.
Our vision is for The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport to enable innovation, excellence and value creation for both individuals and corporate bodies by being the leading membership organisation and education provider within our community of professionals.
Our mission is to add value to individual and corporate members by enhancing their knowledge, careers, and businesses by setting, supporting and delivering professional standards and education and by promoting logistics, transport and their associated supply chains to society as a whole.
How we do this:
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK provides members with
Networking and sharing of good practice and innovations with professionals from across multiple sectors and modes through regional and national events, our Young Professionals and special interest groups.
Professional voice Representing and promoting the membership and profession through our publications and policy.
Professional recognition For members to be recognised as professionals by attaining and retaining membership, including chartered status.
Career advancement through Continuing Professional Development (CPD), education, qualifications, networking, mentoring and knowledge sharing.
News Releases 2018
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and the Freight Transport Association (FTA) have released the Good Practice Guide for Covid-19, a document sharing practical advice on how logistics businesses can restart their operations safely, effectively...
Calls for a more environmental approach to the UK’s freight network should not ignore the realities of the real world, according to Kevin Richardson, CEO of the Chartered Institute of Transport & Logistics (CILT) in the UK. The recent report from the National...
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) is encouraging all companies involved in the supply chain to become an Authorised Economic Operator (AEO), in order to ensure the United Kingdom operates frictionless borders post-Brexit. Following the You can...