We aim to provide a quality service for our members and affiliates in many different ways. We offer different categories of membership and affiliation. Below you can see the membership categories and the exact benefits can be seen on this page:  Membership Levels & Benefits

CategoryAvailable to
MemberQualified Prosthetists, Orthotists and Prosthetist/Orthotists
Non-practising memberQualified Prosthetists, Orthotists and Prosthetist/Orthotists who are not employed in or associated with the prosthetics and orthotics industry in any capacity
Technician associateTechnicians working within the prosthetic or orthotic industry
Assistant associateA person qualified to practice orthotics in a limited area
Student associateStudents enrolled on the BSc Prosthetics and Orthotics course at either Strathclyde or Salford Universities
Retired memberA person who has held membership or affiliation to BAPO within the last five years and is aged 55 years or over and is not currently practising in any capacity

Application Forms

UK requiring Private Practice Insurance
UK not requiring Private Practice Insurance
Rest of World
Guidance on Tax Relief

For application forms and information on the benefits of membership, please download the appropriate document listed below, or contact the BAPO Secretariat on 0141 561 7217 or email enquiries@bapo.com