Joining the register

There are different ways to apply for registration, depending on which part of the register you want to join and where you trained.

English language consultation

Thank you to everyone who submitted a response to our consultation on English language requirements. The consultation is now closed. Our Council will consider the outcome of this consultation alongside other relevant information at its meeting on 28 September 2022. We intend to begin implementing any changes to our requirements from October 2022. We will also update our English language guidance.  

Beware fraudulent registration calls

We will never contact someone and ask them to make a payment over the phone. Find out what to do if you suspect a fraudulent call.

Register as a nurse or midwife

Find out how to register as a nurse or midwife in the United Kingdom

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Register as a nursing associate

Find out how to register as a nursing associate in England

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