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BHS Gold Membership
Public liability insurance up to £30 million*
Be protected, even if your horse causes damage or injury
Personal accident insurance up to £10,000*
Accidents happen, but it’s good to know you’ll be covered
Help support what you love
Your membership also helps to fund accessibility, safety, welfare and education for all
BHS GOLD MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
As a BHS Gold Member you will be covered by market leading public liability insurance up to £30 million† and personal accident insurance up to £10,000†.
You will also have access to a huge range of benefits to help you enjoy your life with horses:
- Expert advice on a wide range of equestrian matters including 24-7 legal support and guidance on VAT and tax queries†
- Supporting the charitable work of the BHS improving access, horse care and safety for every horse and rider
- Being part of an equestrian community with over 115,000 members and many local activities and events to enjoy
- Free and discounted tickets to leading equestrian events throughout the year
- Free subscription to British Horse magazine worth £22 a year
- Access to our world-renowned BHS Career Pathways
- Access to the Challenge Awards, for equine enthusiasts looking to enhance their knowledge in horse care and riding
- Regular E-news to keep you up to date with key equestrian issues and equestrian events in your area
†Terms, conditions and territorial limits apply
BHS GOLD MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS
Annual Direct Debit
Prices are discounted by £5 (first year only)
Monthly Direct Debit
Annual One off Payment by credit or debit card
under 21 years old
We are currently offering a £5 discount to new Gold members that join via Annual Direct Debit. Please note this is only offered to new members on the first year of membership.
British Riding Club members are entitled to a discount on your first year of BHS membership if you are joining as a new BHS member. Terms and conditions apply, please contact us for more details on 02476 840506 ‡ or firstname.lastname@example.org
Gold Family Membership
Our Family membership starts from just £142 a year or £11.87 a month for two members to join. Each additional family member included costs £50 a year or £4.13 a month, with up to a total of seven members per Gold Family Membership.
Find out more about our Gold Family membership.
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 2019 we responded to over 9,494 incoming calls and emails about welfare enquiries
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
Each year we campaign and protect hundreds of kilometres of local off‑road equestrian routes that are threatened
Our dedicated team work tirelessly to make the world a safer place for horses, riders and carriage drivers
The BHS Approvals system awards quality instruction and care
Get in touch with us
To speak to our team about membership, please call us on 02476 840506 ‡, email us at email@example.com or complete our online enquiry form and one of our team will get back to you shortly.
Opening times are 8:35am-5pm from Monday to Thursday and 8:35am-3pm on Friday.
Frequently Asked Questions
We've collected the most frequently asked questions about the British Horse Society membership packages and the insurance provided for members.
If you joined or renewed your membership in 2019 please find your insurance information here.
Renewing your membership
Please call us on 02476 840506 ‡ or complete our online enquiry form.
‡ Calls may be recorded for monitoring purposes.
More Membership Options
Perfect for all horse lovers who want to support the charity and all our vital work to help protect, improve and build a better life for horses and those who care for them. This membership does not include Personal Accident or Public Liability insurance. Find out more about our Silver membership.
If you live in Ireland, we have membership options available for you. Find out more about our Irish Membership options.
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.
BHS Friend Membership
Choose BHS Friend membership and get the great feeling that comes with knowing you are making a significant donation to our charitable work.