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GMB@Member Benefits

GMB membership means you always have someone on your side in the workplace, but there are lots more member benefits too!

GMB Extra
  • Time out together
    • 20% off National Express
    • 10% off at Go Ape!
    • Get up to 49% off at Alton Towers
    • Up to 50% off Chessington World of Adventure Resort
    • Up to 51% off discount at THORPE PARK
    • Up to 24% discount off Coca-Cola London Eye
    • Up to 34% off on entertainment at Blackpool Tower attractions
    • Up to 30% discount off Bear Grylls Adventure
    • Up to 30% off at Madame Tussauds London and Blackpool
  • Treat yourself
    • £10 off Majestic Wine
    • 10% off at Dell
    • Discount off the Mirror
    • 1/3 off Tribune Magazine
  • For the family
    • Get up to 43% discount at SEA LIFE
    • Get up to 41% off at The Dungeons
    • Up to 48% off at LEGOLAND Windsor
    • Up to 49% discount off Warwick Castle
    • Save 40% at DreamWorks Tours Shrek’s Adventure
    • Save up to 10% on Haven holiday’s
    • 10% off at Go Ape!
    • Up to 40% off at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre
  • For your home
    • Discount off Privilege Purchase Club
    • UIA Mutual Home Insurance discount
    • 20% off Crown Paints
    • 10% off at Dell
  • That little bit extra
    • Save up to 15% with APH – Airport Parking & Hotels
    • Car Insurance discount with LV=
    • Save on glasses and eye tests at Vision Express
    • 20% off Funky Pigeon
    • 10% off Hermes
    • 40% off TRACE ME

GMB Extra is now fully launched. You can see them here:

As a general union, GMB membership is open to all workers and students in both the public and private sectors.

Full time – Grade 1 = £13.70 per month

Part time – Grade 2 = £7.96 per month, GMB members working part-time for 20 hours or less and GMB members under 18 years. If you work in a school please check the current GMB rate with GMB Scotland 0141 332 8641.

Sick and unemployed members = 5p per week.

Retired life members = If a GMB member retires on or after 1 July 2015, they can apply for free retired life membership within three months of no longer paying contributions in line with rules 45 or 46. To qualify, they have to be permanently retired from paid work, be members for at least 5 years and apply in writing to become retired life members of the union.

Apprentices = £2 per month

Non-working Students = £1 per month, Students who are in employment will continue to pay the rate applicable to their employment and hours of work.

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Posted: 5th July 2019

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