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Membership of the association includes:
- A visit to our apiaries
- Entry to lectures throughout the year
- Beekeeping insurance
- A year’s subscription to An Beachaire journal.
Due to Data Control Regulations, we have had to create a new membership form effective from 2018 onwards. Completed forms, along with the appropriate membership fee, can be given to our Treasurer Rod Teck, or a local committee member.
Completed forms should be sent along with payment to:
The Treasurer, Rod Teck, Seamist House, Clifden, Co. Galway.
(Cheques should be made payable to "The Connemara Beekeepers' Association")
*Full Membership: €60, **Additional Family Membership: €30,
***Associate Membership: €20.
*Full Membership: Includes FIBKA capitation fee of €48 which covers, in accordance with the Constitution: affiliation to FIBKA; monthly magazine “An Beachaire” (including online access to back issues); third party insurance for your beekeeping activities; eligibility to participate in FIBKA education and certified examination programme; eligibility to be a voting Delegate at Annual Congress if so nominated by your Association; eligibility to stand for election to Executive Council if nominated by at least one Association.
**Additional Family Membership: includes FIBKA capitation fee of €25 which covers all entitlements afforded to Full Members, with the exception of a separate copy of An Beachaire. Intended for those residing at the same address as a Full Member.
***Associate Membership: no FIBKA capitation fee. Intended to accommodate people who wish to be members of more than one Association. To avail of this membership, you must have Full or Additional Family membership in another affiliated Association, to be verified by FIBKA Membership Secretary