You can join Unison by either printing out this application or filling in the below form. If you have any queries about the process don't hesitate to call us on 01743 252958.

See the reasons why you should join.

1. Your Personal Details

Home Address

(e.g. Large Print or Braille)

2. Your Employment Details

(from your payslip)

Workplace Address

3. What You Will Pay

(including student nurses or Modern Apprentices) Your subscription is £10 per year

Please select the appropriate box for your earnings before deductions.

    Your Subscription (What You Pay)
Weekly Pay Annual Pay per week per month Band
Up to £38.47 Up to £2,000 £0.30 £1.30 A
£38.48 - £96.16 £2,001 - £5,000 £0.81 £3.50 B
£96.17 - £153.84 £5,001 - £8,000 £1.22 £5.30 C
£153.85 - £211.53 £8,001 - £11,000 £1.52 £6.60 D
£211.54 - £269.23 £11,001 - £14,000 £1.81 £7.85 E
£269.24 - £326.92 £14,001 - £17,000 £2.24 £9.70 F
£326.93 - £384.61 £17,001 - £20,000 £2.65 £11.50 G
£384.62 - £480.76 £20,001 - £25,000 £3.23 £14.00 H
£480.77 - £576.92 £25,001 - £30,000 £3.98 £17.25 I
£576.93 - £673.08 £30,001 - £30,000 £4.68 £20.30 J
£673.08+ Over £35,000 £5.19 £22.50 K

4. Political Fund

UNISON's Affiliated Political Fund (APF) is used to campaign for and promote UNISON policy and the need for quality public services within the Labour Party, locally and nationally, in Parliament and Europe. UNISON APF affiliates to the Labour Party.   UNISON's General Political Fund (GPF) is used to pay for campaigning at branch, regional and national levels of the union and for research and lobbying in Parliament and Europe. It is independent of support for any political party.


It is important that you indicate a choice of fund by ticking one of the boxes below.
Your subscription shown above includes a political fund payment so you do not pay any more by being in one of the funds.

5. Your Authorisation

  • I wish to join UNISON and accept its rules and constitution
  • I authorise deduction of UNISON in accordance with its rules to be paid over to them on my behalf and I authorise my employer to provide information to UNISON to keep my records up to date
  • I authorise deduction of the following Political Fund payment as part of my subscription

Data Protection

UNISON will process your membership information together with other information for administration, statistical analysis, conducting ballots and other statutory requirement purposes.

We may also send you newsletters, journals and surveys and let you know about educational and campaigning matters. We will disclose your information to our service provicers and agents for these purposes.

We may share your information with organisations with whom we may have a business relationship for your benefit. We, or they, may contact you by mail, telephone, SMS, fax or email to let you know about goods, services or promotions which we think may be of interest to you.

If your employer does not operate a Direct deduction from salary system or you would prefer to pay by Direct Debit, please tick the box below,  download the Direct Debit form attached and complete and return it to Shropshire UNISON General Branch, FREEPOST RSAY-RSKR-GEJ, The Old Print Room, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND.

Word Direct Debit Form

PDF Direct Debit Form