Benefits of RCN membership

Get a huge range of benefits when you join the RCN , including protection and support in the workplace, professional development and the opportunity to shape future health care.

Join the RCN today and become part of the UK's largest nursing union.

What you'll get

See how being a member of the RCN can help you:

Are you eligible?

Nurses, health care support workers, nursing students and midwives can all join the RCN. Regulations covering eligibility for RCN membership, the membership categories, the different payment plans and associated governance rights are set out in The RCN Definitions of Membership (PDF 126KB) [see how to access PDF files], which is approved by RCN Council.