BVNA is here for you throughout your career. Whether you’re a student (nurse, VCA or ANA), fully qualified, or hold advanced qualifications, you will find help with personal and professional development.

Both Student and Full Memberships offer:

Support for you

  • Representation in the industry
  • Legal and peer-to-peer helplines

Professional advancement

  • CPD across a range of topics and levels; Student, Qualified and Advanced Nursing congress streams
  • Monthly peer-reviewed journal VNJ with articles tailored to level of expertise
  • Access to an online platform delivering webinars, webcasts & online learning tools for veterinary nurses

Financial support

  • Members’ Loyalty and Direct Debit discounts
  • Substantial Discounts on all BVNA CPD

Associate Membership offers:


Student Veterinary Nurse (vocational or degree)

Student Membership

Student ANA or Student VCA

Student Membership

Qualified Veterinary Nurse (RVN or REVN)

Full Membership

Advanced Diploma Nurse

Full Membership

Qualified ANA/VCA

Associate Membership

Receptionists and support staff

Associate Membership

Supporters from industry

Associate Membership

Overseas Qualified Nurses (inc. VetTec)

Associate Membership

If you’re not sure which type of membership would be best for you, call the BVNA office on 01279 408644 or email