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UK Governments

We work with Westminster, the Northern Ireland Assembly, Scottish Parliament and the Welsh Assembly to ensure your voice is heard and your views taken into account by policymakers at the heart of government.


  • Legislation at Westminster

    The BMA regularly represents the views of doctors on behalf of their patients in parliament. See what we are working on.

  • Women in Academic Medicine Conference

    BMA briefing: Exiting the EU and science and research

    The UK’s decision to leave the EU will have major implications for the UK’s science and research base. We have identified four key areas which the government needs to address as a matter of urgency.

  • blurred hospital hallway

    BMA briefing: NHS funding

    We believe that unprecedented demand currently facing the NHS must be matched with increasing investment.

Northern Ireland Assembly

Scottish Parliament

  • Scotland regional reconfiguration health board map

    How to lobby your MSP

    Lobbying is a way of making a difference. Get in touch with your elected representative and tell them about your concerns.

  • Scottish parliament building and Calton Hill

    How we work with Scottish Parliament

    Read our latest briefings, including a vision for general practice and consultant vacancies, and find out about current legislation.

  • Scottish Parliament building in Holyrood, Edinburgh

    2016 Scottish parliament elections

    BMA Scotland will be pressing Scotland’s politicians to support the health of people in Scotland and secure our NHS. Read our manifesto and election briefing.

Welsh Assembly

  • Consultations

    Contribute your thoughts to consultations for which we are currently seeking input and read our recent responses to consultations by Welsh Government and other organisations.

  • Welsh Assembly debating chamber

    How we work with the Welsh assembly

    Find out how we work to make your voice heard at the Welsh Assembly and see our guide to giving oral evidence to Welsh Assembly committees.

  • Written evidence

    Read our written evidence submitted by BMA Cymru Wales to inquiries by Welsh Assembly committees and other organisations.


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