Benefits of membership include:

  • third party and public liability insurance through BBKA
  • monthly news and articles from both SBKA &  BBKA
  • monthly talks provided by SBKA through the winter months
  • monthly meetings and social evenings through the summer months
  • free advice and sharing of news, views and knowledge through contact with other members
  • training for beginners, novices and the experienced
  • opportunities for collaboration on advanced aspects of beekeeping
  • access to discounted bulk purchase items
  • advice on where to get your bees and equipment
  • opportunity to enter your honey and hive products to the Association Honey Show

The SBKA membership application form can now be completed online below.

NB: The membership year runs from the 1st October.

Please complete the application form here whichever method of payment you wish to use – the form has details of how to pay your membership fee if not by GoCardless.

Full membership – full benefits with insurance and monthly BBKA magazine. This is probably the one you want!

Partner membership – use if you live at the same address as a full member. Only 1 copy of BBKA magazine

Country membership – if you don’t keep bees but still want the BBKA magazine

Junior membership – age under 18 after 1 October

Social membership – use if you are already a member of another association

Friend of SBKA – if you want to support beekeeping in Sheffield

Please click here to download the Welcome Pack