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RCN Northern Ireland 

The RCN is the largest professional association and trade union for nurses, nursing assistants and nursing students. We campaign on issues of concern to nursing and patients, influencing health policies and promoting excellence in nursing practice on behalf of our members.

Fair pay for nursing #fairpayfornursing

Fair Pay for Nursing

Find out more about Northern Ireland's Fair Pay for Nursing campaign and how you can get involved.

How is it for you?

Nursing staff across Northern Ireland are being asked to share their experiences of working through the global pandemic. These stories, collected through the  SenseMaker® tool will support the RCN in influencing decision-making and policy, and create an important record of nursing in Northern Ireland at this critical time. Please take the time to share your story.  #SenseMaker  



All members belong to an RCN branch. Branches work across the HSC, independent, private and voluntary sectors to deliver services to members and provide opportunities for members to participate in, shape and influence the work of the RCN.

Northern Ireland


Find information about what we are doing to support you, clinical guidance and advice about COVID-19 and work and other employment issues.

RCN NI Assembly election manifesto 2022

This Assembly election gives the people of Northern Ireland the chance to send a clear message to politicians about the importance of focusing on health and social care.  Find out more here.

RCN Northern Ireland Independent Sector

Further information for anyone who works in the independent sector.

Update your details today by logging in to MyRCN

Don’t miss the chance to have your say on pay wherever you are. Your details must be up to date to vote in ballots. Go to MyRCN and check your details are up to date so you can have your say when it matters 

Contact the advice centre

Just click the link above to email us. If your enquiry is urgent or you need to speak to the advice team, you can call us on 0345 772 6100 at the following times:

8.30am-4pm weekdays


  • RCN Northern Ireland, 17 Windsor Avenue, Belfast, BT9 6EE
  • 028 90 384 600 or 0345 772 6100


Join today

  • Join now for professional support and other benefits

Page last updated - 13/04/2022