Join SCBKA

Enjoy the benefits

For less than £2.50 per month you will receive:-

  • Access to locally raised strains of honeybee.
  • Courses with mentoring for new beekeepers.
  • Apiary meetings during the summer.
  • Evening meetings throughout the winter at Llysfasi College and online.
  • Discounts on beekeeping supplies from C Wynne Jones and delicious Patchwork Paté.
  • Regular newsletters, keeping you fully up to date.
  • Free bee disease insurance, which covers American Foul Brood and European Foul Brood
  • Product liability insurance.
  • WBKA Welsh Beekeeper magazine four times a year.
  • Membership of the Welsh Beekeepers’ Association
  • All the help you need to control varroa, and regular updates on varroa research.
  • Public liability insurance up to £5 million

2020/21 Policy Schedule

Membership Fees

Membership type Annual Cost
Full member £27.00
Junior full member £25.00
Associate member £1700
Junior Associate member Free

If you have more than 3 hives, there is an additional cost for insurance:

Total number of hives Additional Annual Cost
4-5 £2.00
6-10 £5.25
11-15 £7.75
16-20 £9.50
21-25 £11.10
26-30 £13.60
31-35 £16.10
36-39 £18.10
40+ You need bee farmer insurance. This is not available under our British Disease Insurance arrangements.

Request to Join SCBKA

Please complete the form below and our membership secretary will be in touch.

This  form is for new members only.  Existing members will receive a link via email to enable them to renew their membership