Association membership includes three memberships in one - The Association, The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) and professional liability protection from the Canadian Nurses Protective Society at a bundled rate.  With Association membership, you get discounted member rates for Association workshops & conferences; access to the member portal for online resources and support; our Perks for Nurses Program; and much more. 

Annual membership

Association membership, including professional liability protection (CNPS) for Practising members, is active for the calendar year from January 1 at 12:00 am and expires December 31 at 11:59 pm.

2018 renewal is now closed. If you were previously a member of the Association and would like to join again for 2018 please contact our office at 204-992-1520.


Forr nurses that are currently on or applying to be on a practising register with the College.

Practising membership includes:

  • Professional liability protection
  • Membership in CNA


For individuals that are no longer on a practicing register with the College.

Non-practising Membership does not include:

  • Professional liability protection
  • Membership in CNA


For individuals currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing program.

Student Membership does not include:

  • Professional liability protection
  • Membership in CNA


Membership renewal opens on October 1 to coincide with the College’s registration renewal and remain open until the end of November 2018.  

Existing members can renew their membership online or by submitting a paper application to our office. Please visit the Renewal page for more information.  


Practising members – RN or GN  $180.85 + GST 
Practising members – NP                 $2 + GST  
Non-practising members                 $75 + GST
Student members                           $25 + GST

New applicants

The Association is accepting new applicants for 2018 and 2019. If you are applying to be a graduate nurse or registered nurse for the first time and require professional liability protection for the remainder of the year you will need to apply for 2018 membership before renewing for 2019.   

Please visit the New Applicants page for more information.   

Confirmation of professional liability protection for registration

When you become a Practising member with the Association our site will inform the College in real time that you have obtained the professional liability protection you need so your application for registration isn't delayed. 

Payment options

Only credit cards are accepted through the online system. All other forms of payment will need to be mailed to the Association or dropped off in-person. All payments must be accompanied by a completed application form. 

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Interac (only available in person)
  • Money order
  • Certified cheque
Please note that as of July 4, 2017 the Association will no longer accept cash. Visa or Mastercard gift cards cannot be used with the online application, but will be accepted in our office.


Please don't hesitate to contact us or stop by the Association office if you have any questions. We are located in the same building as the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba. Additional information about the benefits of Association membership can be found on the Benefits pages. Answers to many questions can be found on our FAQs page.