Join the register
Information about applying to join or rejoin the register and managing your registration.
For people who have completed their social work qualification and would like to apply to register as a social worker.
For information about what you need to do as a student, what registration is and when to apply to join the register.
For information about the registration period, how registration fees are calculated and ways to pay.
When making an application, you may need to show us how you’ve kept your skills, knowledge and experience up-to-date.
A period of adaptation is a period of supervised practice and/or academic training designed to make up for any significant shortfalls in your application.
For information about practising as a social worker in England on a temporary or occasional basis.