Membership of the Mid Bucks Beekeepers Association is open to all who have an interest in bees and beekeeping. We provide a varied programme of winter meetings, practical help with beekeeping and advice on many beekeeping matters including the supply of bees and equipment to those planning to take up beekeeping. Partners and family of all member grades are welcome to attend local Association events. The membership year runs from 1st January to 31st December.
Full Membership: £30.00
For members keeping bees. Includes BBKA membership with a monthly magazine, Public & Product Liability Insurance & Theft Insurance for members’ hives.
Family Membership: £45.00
As for Full Membership, but includes additional Partner membership of the BBKA with full insurance cover for a partner or family member at the same address also keeping bees, collecting swarms etc.
Associate Membership: £12.00
For those with an interest in the craft of beekeeping and Association activities, but not currently keeping bees. Also for beekeepers who are Full Members of another association. To upgrade to Full/Family membership please download and complete the MBBKA upgrade form
The Association is affiliated to the British Beekeepers Association (BBKA). All Full Members and Family Members automatically become members of the BBKA The benefits of this include public liability and third-party insurance, receipt of the bi-monthly BBKA News, access to members-only events and training courses run by the BBKA.
BBKA membership is recommended for all members who keep bees and do not have BBKA membership under the auspices of another association. The Association also expects all members keeping bees to register on the National Bee Unit’s BeeBase
The Association is a registered charity. Charity Number: 1097156.
Registered Charity No. 1097156 Website: www.mbbka.org.uk