Join Us

You can find information about how to become a member of the ABS here.

Full, 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

Breast Unit Nurse Members


You will need:

  • A surgeon who is a full ABS member (based in your unit) to sponsor the proposed members on the membership form
  • To download and complete the Breast Unit Nurse Membership Form
  • To identify one nurse as the Contact Nurse Member for your unit

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

If you have recently joined a unit and would like to be added to their membership please ask the Contact Nurse to inform the ABS of your name and contact details.

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, Associate or Affiliate members or as an Overseas member.

Please contact Jackie Spencer with any membership queries on 020 7869 6853 or