The benefits of membership include: access to knowledgeable beekeepers, interesting meetings, field days, an extensive library and loan equipment.
BSSA have also arranged public and products liability insurance at very reasonable rates for members – if you are selling honey or collecting swarms it is advisable to have adequate insurance. Insurance can only be purchased by financial members from during the membership renewal period from 1 May to 31 July annually.
All memberships are for up to 12 months ending June 30. Membership fees due by July 1 each year. We have three levels of membership as follows.