Categories and Fees

Our membership structure consists of four domestic categories and two overseas categories.


Corporate Sustaining | Corporate | Small Business and Professional | Individual


Non-Resident Corporate | Non-Resident Individual

Membership is open to organizations or individuals interested in our objectives, regardless of nationality or country of residence.

>Membership Category details

Corporate Sustaining

Membership offers all the benefits of a corporate membership to 25 corporate representatives. Other benefits include: corporate recognition on professional sign boards at each CCCJ event and on event notices; 10 complimentary reservations to any breakfast, luncheon or networking event*; priority seating at head tables; complimentary advertising and logo placement on the CCCJ website; and increased corporate presence in the membership directory and premium online profile page.

*Complimentary reservations can not be used for the Annual CCCJ Golf Tournament, the Maple Leaf Ball, the Annual Joint Chamber Bonenkai or Summer cocktail due to limited space.


Membership offers a full range of benefits, including invitations to corporate member-only events, inclusion of the corporate logo and website in the print membership directory and a full feature online profile page.
In addition to two corporate representatives, other employees can also join as Corporate Affiliate members for a minimal charge. Corporate members are also entitled to a listing in our service directory (online and print).

Small Business and Professional

Membership suits the needs of small companies (10 or fewer employees) and nonprofit organizations, or professional individuals who are not senior management but would like to be listed under their company name. Since this category entails listing of the member's title company name and contact information in the membership directory, it is an effective way for small companies to promote their name, product or service to a highly targeted audience. Small Business & Professional members are also entitled to a listing in our service directory (online and print) and an online company profile page.


Membership allows members to participate in most Chamber events, receive the full complement of Chamber publications, and make use of the many Chamber resources. Members also receive and entry in the online print directory and a limited profile page online.

Direct reference to the member's company is not allowed in the print membership directory.


Special rates for students is in place to encourage young people to enter the networking world early on in their careers. In order to qualify for the student rates, you must be a full-time student and be able to provide proof of your student status in the form of a copy of your student ID or a letter of acceptance to your academic program.

Non-Resident Corporate

Membership offers the same benefits as Corporate membership. Of specific interest will be our publications, which will keep you up to date on who's doing what in Japan and provide a convenient window into the Canada-Japan business relationship. Non-Resident Corporate membership also offers an excellent opportunity to promote your company's name, product or service to Japanese and Canadians on both sides of the Pacific.

Non-Resident Individual

Membership offers the same benefits as Individual membership, and provides a convenient way to stay up to date on developments in the Canada-Japan business relationship.

>Annual Membership Fees

Japan Kantou area Kansai and Other areas
Sustaining Corporate 600,000 600,000
Corporate and Government 210,000 75,000
Small Business & Professional 70,000 50,000
Individual 40,000 25,000
Student 20,000 20,000

*Kanto region includes: Ibaraki, Tochigi, Saitama, Chiba, Tokyo, Kanagawa, Gunma and Yamanashi


Overseas ¥ (JPY)
Non-Resident Corporate 50,000
Non-Resident Individual 15,000

Further Information

Our office staff would be pleased to answer any further questions you might have about categories and fees.

Please contact us via the contact page or at Answers to basic questions about membership may also be found in our FAQ.