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BDA Membership

The British Dietetic Association (BDA) is the largest association of food and nutrition professionals in the UK, and the only body supporting 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 9,800+ members.

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BDA membership is open to the whole profession, including dietitians, dietetic support worker/assistants, dietetic students, qualified nutritionists, and those with occupational interests in nutrition

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We have different membership categories for the varying roles across the dietetic workforce. Find out which category you're eligible for and join us today.

Membership categories


BDA memberhip includes a bespoke set of useful benefits, services and resources (worth over £2,000) to help support the profession in their daily practice.

Membership Benefits


BDA membership is excellent value for money. Worth over £2,000 per member but costing as little as £25.65 per month for dietitians, £9 for dietetic support staff, and free or £37.50 for students.

Membership fees

I believe it is very important when working as a dietitian to be part of this highly professional organisation, to keep up to date in my profession. G.L. - BDA Full Member