Join NDNA: Nursery groups membership

Join us now and help us to help your nursery group, as we campaign for the right funding, a better business environment and a more highly skilled workforce for the early years sector.

NDNA membership for groups of nurseries is just £166 per year by direct debit for one site and £59 per additional setting.

Expert advice and time-saving resourcesFree resources

Download and use over 90 pre-written policy and procedure templates, giving you the security and reassurance that you are meeting all regulatory requirements. These time-saving resources will allow you to focus your efforts where they're most needed. 

NDNA has the knowledge and expertise to advise you on Covid-19 restrictions, curriculum requirements, regulatory issues or inspections. Our legal helpline can advise on legal matters, whether it's to do with the Job Retention Scheme or contracts with parents. Get in touch with us and we'll put your mind at ease.

Raising standards and saving you moneyNDNA Training

Book high quality training from NDNA on topics from Safeguarding, to Food Hygiene, to Brilliant Babies. We can deliver to your team at your setting, through live webinars, or via our member-exclusive, low cost online training bundles. With our quality improvement scheme, Quality Counts, and Millie's Mark paediatric first aid award, we help nurseries to achieve the highest standards in care.

We can save you money on quality-checked nursery suppliers, from day-to-day essentials, play resources and equipment, HR and health and safety advice, DBS checks and more.

Join our campaignsInfluence, knowledge and impact

A collective voice is much louder than a lone one. Join our campaigns and be heard by MPs, Policy Makers and Local Authorities. Only a large membership body, like NDNA, can have real influence and drive the changes we need for a sustainable early years sector.

Group owners can sign up to policy alerts, so you are the first to know of issues that affect the sector. You and your staff can also stay up-to-date with our newsletters and Nursery News magazine. 

Events and AwardsEvents and awards

All your setting managers can attend our free member events across the UK and can join forces with their local peers at free UK-wide NDNA networks. Get discounted rates for our inspiring NDNA Conference for all your team and you can enter all your settings in our annual nursery awards too!

Call the team

Call to join at £166 per year (direct debit) for your head office site and just £59 per additional setting per year.

Call 01484 407070

Email the team

Email us to join at £166 per year (direct debit) for your head office site and just £59 per additional setting per year.


The resources provided by the NDNA enable our practitioners to have access to a wide range of professional information and online resources which I know really helps our nursery teams to deliver outstanding childcare.

- Sue Meekings, Kiddi Caru Day Nurseries