Britain’s General Union, Join us

Join The GMB

Join  today for support in your workplace

There are three ways to join us

 You can join on line here067M

 Call us on 0115 960 7171

 Download a joining form here


GMB Subscription rates

As of 1ST of October 2019 will be


Number of hours worked  Subscriptions
Per Week Per   Month 
21   Hours and above (full-time rate) £3.25 £14.14
20 Hours and Under (part-time rate) £1.88 £8.18
10 Hours or Under* £1.00 £4.34
Apprentice# £0.69 £3.00
Unemployed** £0.05 £0.22







*Financial benefits such as funeral benefit are not available on this rate

# Confirmation of apprentice status and end date must be provided

**Please note that if you join whilst unemployed you need to pay the part time contribution rate and the unemployed rate becomes available to a member once they have at least 1 year’s membership and other conditions may apply

Please note that we are unable to take on retrospective cases and will not provide representation for matters which occur before you join.


For a list of Regional Benefits and Services, please click here