Federation of Drug & Alcohol Practitioners
Substance Misuse Management in General Practice (SMMGP)

FDAP Membership

Membership of FDAP is open to individual practitioners and managers, service providers, academic institutions and commissioning bodies (DATs, partnerships, PCTs etc).

See below for details of Individual Membership and Affiliate Membership [click here for a list of affiliated agencies].

Individual Membership

There are two categories of individual membership: full membership and associate membership - as detailed below.

Full members
Full membership is open to anyone working or training in the drugs and alcohol field. Full members are those who have joined in their own right or been named as full members by an affiliating organisation (as detailed below).

Benefits

Cost
The standard rate is £85 p.a., a reduced rate of £40 p.a. is available to those in full time training or working on an unpaid basis. [There is an additional £10 administration fee for initial applications for membership.]

All cheques must be made out to SMMGP.

Application form
For an application form click on one of the following: PDF format | Word format

Associate members
Associate membership is open to anyone working or training in the drugs and alcohol field. Associate members are individuals whose membership is covered by an affiliating organisation (as detailed below).

Benefits

Cost
The cost of associate membership is covered by the relevant affiliating agency's subscription.

Affiliate (agency) Membership

There are three categories of affiliiate membership: provider affiliation, academic affiliation and commissioner affiliation - as detailed below. [Click here for a list of affiliated agencies].

 

Provider affiliation

Provider affiliation is open to organisations providing services to people with drug or alcohol problems or to those affected by someone else's substance use.

Benefits

Cost
Not-for-profit agencies: less than 10 practitioners - £200 p.a. (inc. 1 free full member); 10-24 practitioners - £350 p.a. (inc. 2 free full members); 25-49 practitioners - £500 p.a. (inc. 4 free full members); 50+ practitioners - £500 plus £3 per head p.a. (inc. 6 free full members). For for-profit agencies the rate is twice that for not-for-profits.

All cheques must be made out to SMMGP.

Application
For an application form click on one of the following: PDF version | Word version

 

Academic affiliation

Academic affiliation is open to institutions providing formal qualifications for people working in the drugs and alcohol field.

Benefits

Cost
The standard rate is £500 p.a., a reduced rate of £250 p.a. is available to agencies also affiliated as providers.

All cheques must be made out to SMMGP.

Application
For an application form click on one of the following: PDF version | Word version

 

Commissioner affiliation

Commissioner affiliation is open to agencies which commission or fund drug and alcohol services (e.g. DATs, community safety partnerships, PCTs).

Benefits

Cost
The rate for commissioner affiliates is £2000 p.a.

All cheques must be made out to SMMGP.

Application
For an application form click on one of the following: PDF version | Word version

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