BCNA Membership Dues

Dues & Member Benefits

  • Patient Referrals

    Our unique doctor search engine gives patients access to over 600 NDs across the province.

  • Goverment Relations

    The BCNA is committed to advancing naturopathic care for its doctors and patients.

  • Continuing Education

    Providing our doctors with access to the most, cost affordable, continuing education in Canada.

  • Malpractice Access

    BCNA membership gives members access to the largest coverage of scope in Canada.

  • Prescribing Rights

    BC is the only province with prescriptive rights, thanks to years of work by our BCNA members.

The BCNA, along with its board of directors, makes key decisions on behalf of its members to advance the interests of the naturopathic profession, and to promote positive change in our health care system – benefiting naturopathic doctors and  their patients.


In BC, members pay BCNA & CAND dues combined

BCNA membership dues are $960 per year, payable monthly at $80 on the first of each calendar month.  For members choosing to pay annual dues in a lump sum in January of each calendar year, BCNA offers a five per cent discount.  The discount is only available for lump sum payments made on or before January 31 of each calendar year.


Per Year

BCNA Dues Outline

  • Status
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Grad A
  • Grad B
  • Associate
  • BCNA Dues
  • $960.00
  • $960.00
  • $720.00
  • $720.00
  • $300.00
  • CAND Dues
  • $450.00
  • $250.00
  • $160.00
  • $250.00
  • $160.00
  • GST
  • $22.50
  • $12.50
  • $8.00
  • $12.50
  • $8.00
  • Annual
  • $1432.50
  • $1222.50
  • $888.00
  • $982.50
  • $468.00
  • Monthly
  • $119.38
  • $101.88
  • $74.00
  • $81.88
  • $39.00

Status Definitions for CAND: CAND has dues categories for full-time, part-time, new graduates and associates.

FT: Any member who is in clinic for 16 hours (or more) per week.

PT: Any member who is in clinic for less than 16 hours per week.

New Grad “A”: Any member who is within their first year of practice since their date of graduation.

New Grad “B”: Any member who is within their second year of practice since their date of graduation.

Non-Practicing Members: To retain member benefits while not practicing BCNA /CNAD dues are $39 per month

Both BCNA and CAND have an associate status: Any member who is not practicing and not in clinic at any time per month (e.g., leave of absence, maternity leave, etc.).