Join the BMA

Being a BMA member is the only way to guarantee you get fair treatment from your employer if an issue arises – fair pay, fair working hours, fair leave.

Join today and pay no membership fee until 1 October 2021.

BMA standing together | support, protect, represent

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. 

  • 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

£38.41 per month


Concession rates

Junior doctor membership
1st year

£9.75 per month

2nd, 3rd, 4th year

£19.16 per month

5th, 6th, 7th year

£28.58 per month

Student membership
1st year


2nd, 3rd year

£3.16 per month

Other students

£3.66 per month