Join Us

You can find information about how to become a member of the ABS here. If you wish to become a member of ABS in time to register for the ABS Conference at the member's rate, please ensure we receive your membership form before 12th April 2024.

Full, Non-Surgical Interspecialty, Overseas, Affiliate or Mammary Fold Associate Members


You will need to:

  • Download and complete the ABS Membership Form and the attached Direct Debit form
  • Gain sponsorship from two full ABS members
  • Return your completed Membership Form and a copy of your CV to the ABS office

You can download a copy of the ABS Membership Form here.

Please note that individuals living and working in low and middle income countries can join at the new reduced subscription rate. To view the World Bank list of these countries please click here

 Nurse Members

 You will need:

  • A surgeon who is a full ABS member (based in your unit) to sponsor you on the membership form
  • To download and complete the Nurse Membership Form

You can download a copy of the Nurse Membership Form here.

Mammary Fold Junior Network Membership

The Mammary Fold is offering membership of its Junior Network to medical students, FY1, FY2, specialty doctors in year 1 or 2 and clinical fellows in order to support and inform those who may be considering a career in breast surgery.

Membership of the Junior Network is free and does not require applicants to obtain sponsors.  Members will receive regular communications from the Mammary Fold.

You can download a copy of the Mammary Fold Junior Network Membership Form here

Important information


Please note that the subscription year now runs from the 1st January and all subscription fees must be paid by direct debit. Overseas members without a UK bank account can pay their subscriptions by BACS; more information about this can be obtained from the ABS office.

Members from the Republic of Ireland can choose to join as Full, Interspecialty, Associate or Affiliate members or as an Overseas member.  Other members from overseas must join as one of the two overseas members categories.

Please contact the ABS office with any membership queries on 020 7869 6855 or