Affiliate & Alliance Membership

The British Dietetic Association (BDA) alliance and affiliate membership categories are for dietitians trained overseas, nutritionists, and those with an occupational interest in food and nutrition.

Affiliate

To join the BDA as an Affiliate member, you should be working as any of the following:

  • a nutritionist who has undertaken a recognised degree in nutrition;
  • a dietitian trained overseas who is not eligible to be an International Member;
  • a UK citizen undertaking full training as a dietitian overseas.
Affiliate Member

Direct debit (single payment)

Direct debit (12 installments

Card payment
Affiliate (UK) £149.65 £12.18 £161.95
Affiliate (Overseas) £209.65 £17.81 £221.95

In order to join us:

  • Please complete the Affiliate Member application form (right click to save), and email to applications@bda.uk.com or send in to Membership, the British Dietetic Association, 5th Floor, Charles House, 148/9 Great Charles Street Queensway, Birmingham, B3 3HT.
  • Choose your payment method (card payment or direct debit)
  • Call the BDA on 0121 200 8080 to pay by credit/debit card over the phone
  • Or
  • Complete a direct debit formand email to applications@bda.uk.com

Alliance

The BDA provides the Alliance category for a range of different occupations who have an occupational interest in nutrition and dietetics, support the aims of the BDA, and are not eligible for any other membership category:

  • food worker not supervised by a dietitian;
  • doctor or nurse;
  • catering manager and staff in any setting including health, care, schools and prisons;
  • Allied Health Professional, food scientists or technologist;
  • public health or health promotion staff or health trainer.
Alliance Member Direct debit (Single payment) Direct debit (12 monthly installments) Card/cheque payment
Alliance 149.65 £12.86 £161.95

 In order to join us:

  • Please complete the Alliance Member application form (right click to save) and email to applications@bda.uk.com or send in to membership, the British Dietetic Association, 5th Floor, Charles House, 148/9 Great Charles Street Queensway, Birmingham, B3 3HT.
  • Choose your payment method (card payment or direct debit)
  • Call the BDA on 0121 200 8080 to pay over the phone by credit/debit card.
  • Or
  • Complete a direct debit form and email to applications@bda.uk.com