Membership Rates

How much does it cost to join?

UNISON membership costs less than you might think – costs start at just £1.30 a month. How much you pay for your UNISON membership depends on how much you earn. But all our members get the same benefits, support and exclusive offers.

We also offer membership for just £10 a year to students and apprentices.

Annual salary Monthly cost
Up to £2,000 £1.30
£2,001 – £5,000 £3.50
£5,001 – £8,000 £5.30
£8,001 – £11,000 £6.60
£11,001 – £14,000 £7.85
£14,001 – £17,000 £9.70
£17,001 – £20,000 £11.50
£20,001 – £25,000 £14.00
£25,001 – £30,000 £17.25
£30,001 – £35,000 £20.30
Over £35,000 £22.50

UNISON stands up for it’s members and speaks out publicly on the issues that affect them. To continue this work we ask for a voluntary 5% campaign contribution by direct debit when you join.

Note: you will need to have been a member for at least four weeks to qualify for some of our benefits and help.