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RCN Membership

Join the Royal College of Nursing

We represent nurses, midwives, student nurses, health care assistants and assistant practitioners across the UK.

Join more than 435,000 nurses and student nurses, midwives, HCAs and APs from a range of sectors and nursing disciplines. Together, we can shape the future of health care.

Nurses and midwives

Find out what the RCN can offer you as a nurse or midwife member.

HCAs and APs

Find out what the RCN can offer you if you are a health care support worker.

Student nurses

Find out what the RCN can offer you as a student nurse or student midwife.
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Call 0345 772 6100

Looking to re-join?

If you have previously been a member and would like to re-join the RCN, you will need to complete a new membership

RCN constitution, policies and processes

Use this page to find more information on our royal charter and the standing orders, regulations, policies and processes that ensure effective governance within our organisation.