Before applying for membership of BANT please make sure you understand the membership criteria which are set out in the Applications Requirements below as well as the Terms and Conditions of Membership.

As of 1st of September 2020, BANT Full Membership will require Bachelor’s (Hons) degree or higher from a recognised university and NTEC accreditation for Nutritional Therapy practice.

The above change does not impact current student members or full members, or those that started their level 6 diploma course prior to the 1st of September 2020.

BANT continues to accept and support student members on NTEC accredited courses.

The membership year runs from January – December and renewals take place during January of each year. If you have any questions regarding the criteria, terms and conditions or your application, please email [email protected] who will be able to guide you through the process. Otherwise, see details of the membership types below.


Full Membership

This category of membership is for Nutritional Therapists in clinical practice and non-practising Nutritional Therapists.

From the 1st of September 2020 Full Membership will require Bachelor’s (Hons) degree or higher from a recognised university and qualifications from a NTEC accredited course.

Prior to 1st of September 2020 Full Membership will require qualifications from a level 6 or higher degree level course accredited by NTEC.


Student Membership

This category of membership is for students who are enrolled on a NTEC accredited course.