It is open to any sex worker in the UK or Eire regardless of gender or working type.
To become an individual member we require some very basic personal information.
This is to ensure we are legally compliant with our responsibilities to individual sex workers and the wider community.We will never divulge any personal information to anyone without consent except in the following circumstances where we are bound by law to do so: If we have to share, we will notify the individual as to why we are doing so and will only do so under legally binding methods.This type of membership is designed for any site or establishment, commercial or voluntary, which works with sex workers or has sex worker members/employees to be able to report incidents as a third party agency and receive alerts to pass on to members/employees.This type of membership is designed to enable individual sex workers who may have not contact with projects to report incidents into the scheme and likewise, receive alerts warning them of individuals who may pose a risk to them.The National Ugly Mugs Scheme allows projects, individual sex workers and establishments/online sites to report crimes committed against sex workers into a national database so that they can be alerted to offenders and to enable information to go to police national intelligence systems to aide in the investigation of crimes against sex workers.
Membership is required to be able to input reports and receive alerts and other information from the scheme. Members must agree to the terms and conditions of the NUM membership document.5) Individual membership is for personal use only and while individual members can make third party reports, log in details must not be shared.6) Organisation members must be security conscious when allowing staff to log-in to the Scheme and it is the responsibility of their key contact person to ensure that staff comply with the terms and conditions of their organisation’s membership.Once registered as members, projects and sex workers can submit information and reports and receive alerts.Membership of the National Ugly Mugs Scheme is Membership requests are processed Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.We will take all precautions possible to protect your details.