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All members have access to...

Join our community where you will be kept up-to-date on relevant industry news; continue to learn, and develop your education; network online and face-to-face with your peers; increase your professional knowledge; and share best practice.

BVNA Members can request a copy of the latest council minutes by emailing

Members Advisory Service

Helpline providing advice on employment law, financial matters plus other issues

VNJ - Veterinary Nursing Journal

Receive a peer reviewed journal online or in the post plus access to 1000's of past articles


Access to a variety of toolkits, including chronic illness, pets in school, menopause plus many more


Access to grants of up to £ 5000 plus access to the Daphne Shipman Benevolent Fund


The voice of our members when working with others and lobbying the government


100's of hours free as recorded lectures, webinars and podcasts

Online Training Courses

Specialist modular courses and VN career pathways

In Person and Online Events

Member discounts on tickets, including BVNA Congress


Discounts available for BVNA courses, in-person events as well as our annual congress

Income Protection

25% discount on income protection with membership partner PG Mutual

Choose your membership

BVNA has a membership type to suit everyone who works in the veterinary industry or who is interested in the veterinary profession.

We offer flexible ways to pay membership fees: your options are to pay in monthly or quarterly instalments, or pay annually. This helps some members manage the membership payments more easily and make membership more affordable.

For Registered VNs

You need to be registered with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) to join as a full member.

From £6.00/month*


For Student VNs

SVN membership is open to student veterinary nurses enrolled on a veterinary nursing vocational or degree course.

From £4.15/month*


For Others

Associate membership is open to those working in or out of practice, including ANA/VCAs, receptionists, supporters and international VNs.

From £4.92/month*