Wimbledon Beekeepers' Association

A Division of the Surrey Beekeepers' Association

For all membership enquiries, please email our 

Membership Secretary: 


membership@wimbledonbeekeepers.co.uk


Membership runs from 1st October to 30th September yearly


MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES & COSTS

Registered Member £54.00 (for practising beekeepers):

  • Membership of: WBKA, SBKA & BBKA
  • Cover of BBKA 3rd Party Public Liability Insurance & Products Insurance
  • Cover of Bee Diseases Insurance for up to 3 colonies – (additional cost for 4+ colonies * Additional Bee Insurance below)
  • Newsletters: WBKA, BBKA News, and BeeCraft magazine (paper or digital option)

Partner Member £19.00: 
For partners who are practising beekeepers at same address as full Registered Member. Only one Partner Member is permitted per Registered Member
  • Membership of: WBKA, SBKA & BBKA
  • Cover of BBKA 3rd Party Public Liability Insurance & Products Insurance

Associate Member £15.50: 

For local non-beekeepers, other family members/partner & members of other Divisions

  • Membership of: WBKA
  • Newsletters: WBKA

Junior Member £10.00: 

For children of Registered Members who are under 18 on 1st October of the membership year and who are practising beekeepers. Dependents over the age of 18 can join as Partner Members but only one Partner Member per Registered Member is permitted.

  • Membership of: WBKA
  • Newsletters: WBKA
  • Does not include: BBKA Insurance, BBKA News or BeeCraft.  Junior members can take out a subscription to BeeCraft if their parent/ guardian is not a member and does not receive a copy already.

Monthly Meetings
        List of Links to Other Districts & Associations

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   Calendar of Events                 RHS Plants for Pollinators

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Helpful Hints
                                Equipment for Hire

We have the following equipment for members to hire at a nominal charge:

Extractors & Uncapping Trays

The charges are £6.00 for an extractor and £1.00 for an uncapping tray (per session of three days)

N.B. any days after this will be charged at £1.00 per day.

We also have a small (4 frame) tangential, hand operated extractor,

for those who have a small amount of honey to extract at £5.00 per session.

Please contact one of the Extractor Managers: Paul Gardiner, Steve Barton or Toby Chapman-Dawe

BBKA Exams

Examinations and Assessments

The Examinations Board is responsible for the examinations framework of the British Beekeepers' Association (BBKA) and for setting written and practical examinations. It also manages the correspondence courses to help beekeepers to train for BBKA examinations and qualifications.
 
For all information please use the following link:

http://www.bbka.org.uk/learn/examinations__assessments

Other Resources