The uk National Midwifery Council (NMC) are to raise the annual registration fee from £76 to £100. This rise will take effect from Friday 1 February 2013.
In a statement on their website they have cited the reason for the increase as being the need to invest in increasing their capacity to cope with practicing referrals. They have further commented on the fact that they are committed to reviewing the fee annually.
The NMC have provided a link to a Fees FAQ section for Nurses and Midwives to learn more about the changes to the Fee structure. In Ireland, An Bord Altranais, the Irish Nursing Board’s current registration fee for domestic nurses currently stands at €145 whereas overseas nurses registration fee is €200. Further information on their fees can be found here.
At Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment we provide assistance to all applicants who apply for either An Bord Altranais in Ireland or the NMC in the UK.
Contact us today if you are thinking of applying for nursing positions in the UK or Ireland.