BDA Membership

The BDA is the largest association of food and nutrition professionals in the UK and is the only body in the UK representing the whole of the dietetic workforce. The BDA is both a professional body and trade union representing the professional, educational, public and workplace interests of our members.

Join Us

Dietitians_TADAre you a registered dietitian, dietetic support worker/assistant practitioner, dietetic student or a nutritionist with a recognised nutrition degree? If so, we invite you to join us today

Find out more about joining your professional body and trade union today. Join us online today.




With six different membership categories to cater for your professional needs, plus two additional categories for BDA full members to transfer onto should they retire or no longer practice dietetics, find out which category suits you best.




BDA Membership offers a bespoke package of resources, benefits and services developed to support our members' professional needs. 

Worth over £1,600 but costing just £24 a month for BDA full members, find out how you could benefit from joining your professional body.



Now providing the affordable and convenient direct debit payment option, annual membership of your professional body can be spread across 12 monthly installments.

Check out the costs.


Supporting members in 2015


We're committed to ensuring we support our members effectively in their dietetic roles.  

Take a look at the key activities we undertook in 2015 as we prioritise our role in leading the profession, supporting our members, and building for the future.

Help us grow

Discussing_paperworkTogether, we're stronger; the more members we have, the stronger our collective voice and influence in lobbying government, promoting the profession and driving demand for dietetics.

Why not help us grow within your workplace.  Are all of your department BDA members? If not, why not become a BDA Advocate and recommend membership to a dietetic colleague or friend.