Current RCN elections and appointments

RCN President

Nominations have closed for the election of the RCN President and candidates have been announced. Voting will open on Thursday 13 May. Find out more

RCN Boards

Applications are open for vacant seats on the RCN Eastern Board and the RCN Northern Board, closing on Wednesday 21 April. Find out more.

RCN UK Students Committee

Applications are open for the vacant Scotland seat on the RCN UK Students Committee, closing on Monday 26 April. Find out more.


Results of recent elections can be found here

Forthcoming elections and appointments

The following elections and appointments are scheduled to take place in 2021:

  • Chair and Vice Chair of RCN Congress
  • RCN Forum Steering Committee appointments
  • RCN International Committee appointments
  • National Pensioners Convention
  • RCN Professional Nursing Committee
  • RCN Trade Union Committee
  • RCN UK Students Committee


Follow RCN Governance on Twitter to be the first to hear about advertised vacancies. Casual vacancies may also arise during the year.


Opportunities to get involved