PNDS welcome anyone as members, nutritionists, dietitians, those studying to be dietitians as well as students in Foods and nutritional science and graduates of these programs who are pursuing a career in human nutrition and dietetics or working in an area relevant to dietetics. People who have necessary nutrition related qualification are entitled to regular membership. Associate and student membership is open to all those with an interest in nutrition and dietetics.Since 2010 PNDS is also doing voluntary register of members who are eligible to work as Human Nutrition Professionals. For registration as HNP eligible members are required to pass a Registration Exam and sign the PNDS Code of ethics to which they are required to adhere as long as they remain a PNDS registered dietitians. The registration/certification of Dietitians and Nutritionists is an important milestone for the nutrition and dietetic profession.