Welcome to the BMA

The British Medical Association is the trade union and professional body for doctors in the UK. We are working tirelessly to campaign for doctors during the COVID-19 crisis.

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COVID emergency helpline

We're here to help

Contact us for emergency COVID advice 24 hours, 7 days a week. Call 0300 123 1233 or use webchat.

COVID guidance

We answer your questions about the impact of COVID-19 on your work, training, education, and wellbeing.

BMA council chair's message to members

Our council chair Dr Chaand Nagpaul has written to BMA members outlining all the work we are doing to support members during COVID-19. 

Portrait of BMA chair Chaand Nagpaul
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The BMA can help you navigate and understand issues from annual allowance to pay scales to job planning.
Contact us
For 24/7 emergency COVID advice you can contact us using the details below. For all other non-emergency enquiries normal opening times apply.
Weekdays 8am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 9am - 5pm