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Select Your Membership category

Please select which Membership category you would like to apply for. You will then be asked to enter any details required to register for that Membership category, and pay any membership fees.

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Memberships

Full Member/UK

12 months

In order to apply for Full Membership you must meet the following criteria:

  • Need to be, or have been, eligible for registration as a dietitian in the UK.
  • Be either currently registered with the Health Care Professions Council, (HCPC) previously registered, or can demonstrate that you are eligible through education and training in the UK.

Student/Student UK

12 months

(1 Nov - 31 Oct)

In order to apply for student membership you must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be studying for a degree, postgraduate diploma or MSc in dietetics at an approved institution, which when you qualify, leads to eligibility to be registered as a dietitician with the Health Care Professions Council
  • Free first year membership requires Direct Debit details to be entered, which are stored and unused.

Associate/Dietetic Assistant/Support Worker NHS band 5 or above

12 months

In order to apply for Associate Membership (Band 5 or above) you must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a dietetic support worker or dietetic assistant (Band 5 or above) working under the direct supervision of a dietitian

Associate/Dietetic Assistant/Support Worker NHS band 4 or below

12 months

In order to apply for Associate Membership (Band 4 or below) you must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a dietetic support worker or dietetic assistant NHS Band 4 or below working under the direct supervision of a dietitian

Associate/SENr Member SENr Registrant (UK)

12 months

In order to become an SENr Registrant / BDA Associate Member you must meet the following criteria

  • Must be a current registrant on the Sport and Exercise Nutrition register (SENr)
  • Must be based in the UK

Associate/SENr Member SENr Registrant (International)

12 months

In order to become an SENr Registrant / BDA Associate Member (International) you must meet the following criteria

  • Must be a current registrant on the Sport and Exercise Nutrition register (SENr)
  • Must be based overseas