The CIC is governed by a Council, which meets at least three times a year.
The Council is chaired by the CIC’s Chair, who is a member of Council and comprises representatives of the CIC Members. Tier A Members nominate three representatives; Tier B Members nominate two representatives; and Tier C Members nominate one representative. Additionally, each Member, Associate Member is entitled to send an observer and the Chair of each CIC Nation and Region is also entitled to attend as observers, as are the directors of CIC who are not formally representatives of CIC Members.
Dates of Council meetings in 2020 are:
- Wednesday, 24 February 2021 (commencing at 2-30pm)
- Wednesday, 7 April 2021 (commencing at 2-30pm) - Extraordinary Council
- Wednesday, 9 June 2021 (commencing at 2-30pm)
- Wednesday, 3 November 2021 (commencing at 2-30pm)