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Register and Become a Member of the NSMNMP Forum

We welcome applications to join the National Substance Misuse Non-Medical Prescribing Forum. Joining is FREE and will enable you to access the "members only" section of the website.

An application form is available to download below:

Please fully complete the form and return it via email to

Membership of the National Substance Misuse Non-Medical Prescribing Forum automatically grants membership of SMMGP (Substance Misuse Management Good Practice).

About the forum

The Forum has existed since 2006 and offers a peer support network for nurses and pharmacists prescribing in substance misuse.

It is chaired by Mike Flanagan, Consultant Nurse at Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Trust. He is supported by the Forum's steering group which comprises of five nurses and two pharmacists.

What we do

We promote high quality, safe non-medical prescribing in the substance misuse field, enabling members to:

Our meetings

Our meetings provide: