Independent Social Workers

Independents is the fastest growing section of our BASW membership with over 5,000 members now subscribing to either of the enhanced membership packages Independents Basic* and Independents Plus*. Due to this expanding area of both our organisation and the market, we are consistently launching new products and services to support our members who practice independently.

Inclusive Features & Benefits

Independents Basic

Independents Plus

Business Directory   [ more + ]    
Local Networks   [ more + ]    
Online Network   [ more + ]    
Professional Indemnity Insurance   [ more + ]    
Public Liability Insurance   [ more + ]    

Available at Discounted Rates:

Conferences   [ more + ]    
Independent Workshops   [ more + ]    
Forwarding Email Address   [ more + ]    
Books   [ more + ]    

* Both of these enhanced packages are in addition to your BASW membership within a working category.


Independent Basic £5 per month

Independent Plus  £15 per month

Existing members

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Not a member

If you are not already a member of BASW, you can find out more details and join by visiting our membership page.