Join the BMA

The BMA fights for fair terms and conditions for working doctors and medical students. Join now and take advantage of access to expert employment advisers as well as contract rota and pension support.

Join today and pay no membership fee until 1 October 2022.

Membership benefits

Our member benefits give you the support you need when you need it most.
Benefits at work

We can help you with workplace concerns or queries. 

  • Contract checking service
  • Wellbeing support service
  • Specialist employment advisers
  • Pension and financial guidance
  • Employment law
Benefits for the profession

We tirelessly defend your terms and conditions and represent your needs, as your trade union. 

  • National contract negotiations
  • Campaigning
  • Lobbying for change
  • We get doctors' voices heard in Parliament
Benefits for your career

Tools and advice to support you at every stage of your career. 

  • Discounted and free events
  • The BMJ
  • CPD and training
  • Webinars and masterclasses
  • BMA library

Subscription costs

Standard membership

£39.16 per month


Concession rates

Junior doctor membership
1st year

£9.91 per month

2nd, 3rd, 4th year

£19.58 per month

5th, 6th, 7th year

£29.16 per month

Student membership
1st year


2nd, 3rd year

£3.16 per month

Other students

£3.66 per month