Welcome to the RCN's online joining area. This section allows you to
join the RCN as a new member, or to rejoin if you are no longer a
member. It cannot be used to renew your current membership. If you have
previously been in membership and you are not sure if you are still a
member, or you wish to renew your membership, please contact RCN Direct
by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
or by telephone on 0345 7726 100. These services are available monday to
friday 8:30am to 8:30pm (excluding public holidays). This is a local
In order to process your application please have your bank account
or card details to hand. If you are registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), you will also need to enter your NMC number.
For your convenience, you can save your application at any point and
return to it at a later time. At the conclusion of the joining process
we will then email you to confirm that your application and payment have
been processed. This email will also provide you with further
information on how to access online services and instructions on what to
Please ensure that the details you supply and the category of membership
chosen is accurate. Incorrect information may invalidate your indemnity
cover and benefits. Please also note that the RCN are unable to provide
indemnity cover or employment relations support to those working in the
USA and Canada.
* denotes a mandatory field, † denotes a group of fields where at least one must be completed.