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"What if... there was a charity that could protect me and my horse, and care for all other horses too?"

There is... it's The British Horse Society

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    Public liability insurance up to £30 million*

    Be protected, even if your horse causes damage or injury

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    Personal accident insurance up to £10,000*

    Accidents happen, but it’s good to know you’ll be covered

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    Help support what you love

    Your membership also helps to fund accessibility, safety, welfare and education for all

Founded in 1947, The British Horse Society is now the largest equestrian charity in the UK with over 100,000 members.

BHS membership gives a huge range of benefits to help you enjoy your life with horses. But more than that, membership is vital for helping us raise funds needed to improve access, safety, welfare and education for all.

Choose the membership package that is right for you

Membership benefits

Access to our brand new Challenge Awards

Welcome pack and membership card

British Horse magazine packed full of news and features

Free and discounted tickets to leading equestrian events

Public liability insurance up to £30 million*

Personal accident insurance up to £10,000*

Expert advice including legal advice*

Access to world-renowned BHS Careers Pathways

A higher level donation to support our work

Silver £44 for 12 months






Gold £69 for 12 months


BHS Friends £152 for 12 months

Find out more information about our Gold Membership

If you joined or renewed your membership in 2018 please find your insurance information here.

*Terms, conditions and territorial limits apply

We also have Gold Membership options available for Students, Juniors and Families. Please call us for further information about our Lifetime Membership options. 

Any questions? Our friendly team are on hand every step of the way. Give them a call on 02476 840506.

How your membership can help horses around the uk

Every year with the support of our members and volunteers we help protect, improve and build a better future
for horses and those who care for them.


In 2017 we responded to over 6,000 welfare calls

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Our caring team of experts and volunteers promote good care and prevent cruelty to hundreds of horses every year


We reacted to over 6,000 threats to equestrian access in 2017

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Each year we campaign and protect hundreds of kilometres of local off‑road equestrian routes that are threatened

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Our dedicated team work tirelessly to make the world a safer place for horses, riders and carriage drivers

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The BHS Approvals system awards quality instruction and care


*Terms, conditions and territorial limits apply. For full details of the policy restrictions please review the policy wording
which is available online or upon request.

More membership options

 gold junior membership  gold family  silver membership


If you live outside of the United Kingdom and Ireland, we also have a membership options available for you. Find out more about our Overseas Membership options.


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