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Membership of the CNA is open to all professionals regardless of sex, race, creed or tribe. The CNA is pro-active and apolitical.

Classes of members

Membership is divided into three classes of members:

Full members

Full members are any person of good moral and professional standing who holds at least a State Diploma in Nursing or other higher qualification or any other recognised equivalent diploma.

Associate or affiliated members

Associate or affiliative membership is open to student nurses, nursing assistants and nursesí aides.

Honorary members

Honorary members are nurses whose current activity is not directly nursing care but who have rendered distinguished service to nursing. Honorary membership is also open to persons from other professions who are interested in fostering nursing through their moral, financial, administrative and political assistance.

Applying for membership

Every aspiring member shall apply for membership on the prescribed application form approved by the Association, and signed by the applicant. The application shall include a confirmed photocopy of the highest qualification. The national executive approves or rejects membership applications and issues the membership card.

Annual subscription

The annual subscription for membership of the CNA is:

  •  Full members: 5,000 francs
  •  Associate or affiliate members: 2,500 francs
  •  Honorary members: 10,000 francs

The annual dues are allocated 25% to zonal branch; 25% to regional branch; and 50% to the national office.

More information

If you require any further memebrship information you can contact the Treasurer:
Mrs Nchifor Mary
Tel: (+237) 677 743 430
Email: [email protected]

How to join

1. Complete the online membership form by clicking here and mail, or scan and email, a copy of the deposit slip for payment of membership fees to the CNA Treasurer:
Mrs Nchifor Mary, Director Midwifery School,
Training School for Health Personnel Bamenda,
PMB 20 Bamenda, North West Region, Cameroon
[email protected]


2. Download a copy of the membership application form, complete and forward with your membership fee to:


Mrs Nchifor Mary
Director Midwifery School
Training School for Health Personnel Bamenda
PMB 20 Bamenda, North West Region, Cameroon

Download membership application form

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