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Why you should be a BMA member

Why you should be a BMA member
  • National negotiations

    In today's environment unity is vital. We use our negotiating rights with the Government to represent your needs and interests, ensuring your voice is heard where it matters.

  • Individual support and advice

    Get expert advice on issues such as contracts, pay and pensions. Plus, legal advice on partnership agreements, practice mergers and more from BMA Law. Becoming a member today means you don’t have to face difficult situations alone.

  • The BMJ

    Keep up-to-date with the latest clinical research and thinking plus information on professional development, careers and jobs with your free copy of The BMJ, online and in print.

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    The BMA Library is proud to offer members a free UK postal loan service and online access to learning resources, including Medline, research services, ebooks and ejournals.

  • Contract checking

    Contract checking service

    Over 14% of contracts checked last year contained deviations from the recommended model. Ensure yours is correct with our free contract checking service.

  • Your wellbeing

    Work-life support

    From expert financial advice to confidential counselling and guidance, our work-life support services are here to help you.

There's strength in our numbers



In the last 10 years we have recovered over £10m owed to members


In 2016 we handled over 100,000 enquiries from members, with 70% being resolved in the first call


We resolve 80% of all member cases within three months


We have more than 230 dedicated advisors across the UK focused on supporting our members



BMJ special offer for GPs

A recent BMA membership offer advertised in the GP edition of BMJ, was unfortunately published in error. Please accept our apologies for any confusion this may have caused. To join the BMA, please follow the 'Join us' link above.

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