Be part of a national association that represents veterinary nurses and provides you with benefits that help you in your professional and personal life.

Members receive:

  • Representation in the industry, lobbying and campaigning on the issues that matter to you
  • Access to a free Members Advisory Helpline, managed by legal professionals providing advice on employment plus many other issues
  • FREE Webinars
  • Confidential support on personal or work-based problems
  • Career guidance and advice from peers
  • The monthly Veterinary Nursing Journal, packed with peer-reviewed articles and advice
  • Access to the digital VNJ archive, allowing you to search for specific topics of interest
  • Affordable regional meetings, CPD Roadshows and Congress
  • Discounts on books, BVNA CPD Certificates and courses
  • Discount on Income Protection cover 
  • A range of bursaries and awards
  • Members’ Loyalty and Direct Debit discounts
  • And much more!

Due to the current pandemic, the BVNA team are working from home and unable to travel to the office to collect post. Please complete your membership application online.

Membership Fees

Full Membership is open to registered veterinary nurses.

Membership per annum

First Year £ 56.00

Discounted Renewal Fee * £ 49.00

* The discounted renewal fee is applicable if you renew before your expiry date.

For European subscribers, please add £5 and for those from the rest of the world add £10 to the rates above.

Spread the cost with yearly or quarterly direct debit!

If you wish to pay for your membership by Direct Debit, please complete the following steps;

1. Complete the application form here and save it. 

2. Email your form to us at, and let us know if you would like to pay by Quarterly or Annual direct debit. 



You might also be able to get tax relief on your membership fees Click here for more information

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A welcome letter detailing your membership number, a membership card and badge will be posted to you on the processing of your application.

Group Discount

The following discount scheme is available to all employers paying their staff's full membership fees

  • 5 employees or more 10% discount
  • 10 employees or more 12% discount
  • 15 employees or more 15% discount

Please complete an online form here for each new member and then email it to us at, with your practice details. 

Please be advised that membership is for an annual subscription (12 months) and therefore cannot be cancelled mid-term. If paying by quarterly direct debit, the direct debit can be cancelled mid-term but the remaining payments due would need to be paid in full.

PLEASE NOTE: To receive the BVNA Membership benefits we will share only the necessary information with the Advisory Service, Taylor and Francis and First Sight Media