Strong candidates for Associate member status would be those who can demonstrate they are major/critical suppliers to the MoD, UK based and with a broad range of capabilities.
Companies may join the UKDSC as an associate member if they are prepared to commit resources to assist the operation of the UKDSC on an enduring basis.
UKDSC Associate members will be required to sign an NDA.
The UKDSC will encourage broad participation in its activities on a case-by case basis. Companies may become recognised members of a community of interest if they an interest and a desire to become involved in a specific activity.
To qualify as a member of a community of interest the company must be UK based and contribute to UKDSC output.
UKDSC Community of Interest participants may be required to sign an NDA.
The UKDSC has established Communities of Interest (CoI’s) for a number of different workstreams:
If your organisation is interested in applying to be a member of a Community of Interest (COI), download and complete this COI application form and return it to the UKDSC.