British Carriagedriving membership

Anyone who is interested in carriage driving, particularly if they wish to compete, should consider joining British Carriagedriving. Among many membership benefits are

If you are not already a member, please choose the membership category that suits your needs.

You can join or re-new now, either on-line or by post
See bottom of page for details and membership form

If you have any questions or require more information about BC membership, please contact the BC office.

MEMBERSHIP SERVICES
A large amount of information for members is available in the INFORMATION section on our website. This includes entry forms, dressage tests and other paperwork which you can download and print out.

GIFT MEMBERSHIP
Why not give a gift of BC membership to someone. Available for all membership categories. We will send you a printed certificate for a year's membership. Apply in the normal way, asking for a gift membership and specify the address you wish your certificate sent to.

CARRIAGE DRIVING MAGAZINE
The only magazine dedicated entirely to sport and recreation with the harness horse. Published monthly, it includes a two-page British Carriagedriving Official News section. Carriage Driving Magazine offer a 10% discount on their annual subscription to all British Carriagedriving members. Visit www.carriage-driving.com

NEW MEMBERS - SPECIAL DISCOUNT
If you have not been a member of British Carriagedriving in the last 5 years, you can get your first year's Full membership for only £100 or Associate membership for £50.
 JOIN NOW    Payment by BACS bank transfer

2017 MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
CATEGORY

COST   

Full Member
Can drive and groom at National and Regional driving trials. Has full legal liability insurance at home and at events, 365 days a year. Receives British Carriagedriving Yearbook and newsletters, can vote and attend British Carriagedriving A.G.M. and Conference.

£ 165

Associate Member
Can drive at Club events, National Novice Qualifiers (including those at National events) and Regional Events. Can groom at National events. Has full legal liability insurance at home and at events, 365 days a year. Receives British Carriagedriving Yearbook and newsletters, can vote and attend British Carriagedriving A.G.M. and Conference.

£ 70

First time member for 2017 - full membership
For new members, who have not been members of British Carriagedriving (or BHDTA) in the past 5 years.

£100

First time member for 2017 - associate membership
For new members, who have not been members of British Carriagedriving (or BHDTA) in the past 5 years.

£50

Combined Full & Associate Membership
A discounted rate for a Full and an Associate member combined. Both members must be at the same address and will only receive one copy of the Yearbook and any mailing.

£ 215

Associate Couple
Same privileges as Associate members, but at a discounted rate for 2 memberships. Must be both at the same address and will only receive one copy of the Yearbook and any mailing.

£ 125

Second Full Member
A discounted rate for a second full member. Both members must be at the same address and will only receive one copy of the Yearbook and any mailing.

£ 145

Young Driver (8 to 21 years)
Same privileges as full member, until the end of the year in which they attain their 21st birthday. Young Drivers may join British Carriagedriving from 1st January in the year in which they attain their 8th birthday.

£ 64

Marathon Groom
Can groom at National events, but not compete. Only insured as a groom. Receives Yearbook and newsletters and can attend Conference, but cannot vote.

£ 40

Marathon Groom (Single event)
Only insured and allowed to groom at one specified National or Regional event in a season.
To groom at a second event, you must have annual membership.

£ 20

Supporter
Receives British Carriagedriving Yearbook and newsletters and can attend the Annual Conference.

£ 32

Overseas surcharge
There is a surcharge for subscribers in countries outside the European Union to cover airmail.

£ 15

  1. All subscriptions run from 1st January to 31st December.
  2. It is compulsory for all Marathon Grooms at National Horse Driving Trials to be members of British Carriagedriving. This can be in any category EXCEPT Supporter.
  3. Insurance is valid only for UK and Ireland residents.

BECOMING A MEMBER IN 2017

All subscriptions run from 1st January to 31st December

IF YOU HAVE NOT RE-NEWED YOUR MEMBERSHIP BY 31ST JANUARY, YOU WILL NOT BE INSURED !

3 WAYS YOU CAN PAY YOUR BRITISH CARRIAGEDRIVING MEMBERSHIP

B.A.C.S.

 

CHEQUE

 

CREDIT CARD

The preferred method of payment for your subscription is by BACS (transfer from your bank account to British Carriagedriving). This avoids the transaction charges associated with credit card payments. You can set up a BACS transfer through your bank’s on-line banking service, or by visiting your local branch.   You can print out the MEMBERSHIP FORM (PDF) and post it, with a cheque, to British Carriagedriving.   Use the ONLINE MEMBERSHIP FORM to pay with a credit card, debit card or PayPal. Please be aware that there is an additional charge if paying by card or PayPal of approx 4%.

 Pay by BACS on line 

or

 Pay by BACS and post the form 

 
 
NEW MEMBERS - SPECIAL DISCOUNT
If you have not been a member of British Carriagedriving (or BHDTA) in the past 5 years, you can get your first year's Full membership for only £100 or Associate membership for £50.
 JOIN NOW    Payment by BACS bank transfer