REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICATION AS REGULAR MEMBER
Please note : The documents presented must be originals (except for the proof of identity).
An applicant for membership in the NBASW shall provide the following documents:
Please complete the form, sign it, and return it to the Association office accompanied by the $60.00 non refundable registration fee.
If more than one year has passed since you received your degree, please provide us with a C.V. (resume)
Please complete the top section, sign, and forward to the university, from which you obtained your degree in order that they may complete the bottom section, affix their seal, and return the completed form directly to the Association office. If the university is unable to affix the seal to the affidavit, please have the university return the completed affidavit (without the seal) accompanied by an official transcript of marks.
Please refer to the “Policy Regarding the References” (Appendix A)
Please ask the people providing these references to forward them directly to the Association.
If you have been a member of a social work regulatory body and/or association in another province/territory or country, you must complete the top portion of this form and then forward it to the jurisdiction in which you were registered. Complete one form for each applicable jurisdiction in which you have been registered.
Please ask the other jurisdiction to return the completed form directly to the NBASW office.
5. CRIMINAL RECORD CHECK
Please refer to the "Policy Regarding the Criminal Record Check" (Appendix B)
6. PROOF OF IDENTITY
You are asked to provide copies of two pieces of identification that show your present and/or former legal names, date of birth and date of change of name. Examples of such documents are: birth or baptismal certificate, marriage certificate, legal change of name document, passport or immigration document, driver’s licence, Medicare and hospitalization cards.
7. REGISTRATION FORM (LONG FORM)
Unless this is an urgent matter, this form will only be sent to you with the letter informing you that you have been approved for membership. However, to accelerate the process, you may request this form, and it can be sent with the appropriate dues with the original documents. The Association will hold them until approval. Otherwise, this form is to be completed, dated, signed and returned to the NBASW office with appropriate dues after receiving notification of approval.
In addition, where there is any other evidence which indicates a person may be unsuitable for registration in the Association; the person’s application may be subject to further review by the Board in conjunction with the Committee of Examiners and/or the Registrar.