Membership

To become a member, please print off and complete the  PDF membership form for 2017 membership or contact the Breed Secretary for an information pack.

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DCS Membership Application Form 2017

Annual Subscriptions

Effective 1st January 2017

Subscriptions are due 1st January and are VAT zero-rated.

Annual SubscriptionsUK & EECInternational
Individual member£40.00£60.00
Family member£45.00£65.00
Junior member (up to 16 years of age)£5.00N/A
Associate member£25.00£40.00
Initial joining fee & lapsed member rejoining fee £15.00£15.00

Society Fees

All fees inclusive of standard rate VAT 20%. All fees are payable in advance.

Society Fees  
Herd prefix registration£21.00
Full Female registration (Up to 30 days)
Paper registration£16.50
Online registration£13.50
Overage Fee (31 days to 12 months)
If previously Birth Notified£45.00
Over 12 months previously Birth Notified £110.00
All females must be Birth Notified by
30 days of age if not fully registered *
Free

*All females not birth notified or registered by 30 days of age may be subject to DNA and parent verification

Male Registration

All males must be Birth Notified by 30 days of age in order to keep pedigree dams calving record complete, this is free of charge to members.

Effective 1st January 2017 ALL BULLS to be registered with the Society must be DNA profiled, parent verified and tested for the Chondrodysplasia gene

Registration 
Bull (including DNA test) up to 12 months of age£46.00
Bull (including DNA test) 12 - 24 months of age£66.00
Bull (including DNA test) over 24 months of age£176.00
Sire or dam (unless previously profiled and results held on
record in the Society Office)
£25.00
Chondrodysplasia
single test
£38.00
Reconstruction of DNA profile for dead sire or dam5 progeny samples required at £25.00 per sample

Ownership

Ownership  
Transfer of ownership£11.00
Transfer of ownership to non-member£22.00
Duplicate certificate£14.00
Slaughter Only certificate£12.00

Society AI Bulls (Semen ordered through the Society and delivered to a Genus Centre)

Society AI Bulls
+ £25.00 handling charge per order 
Double dose (single dose no longer available)MemberNon Member
£26.00£50.00

(Prices may fluctuate in accordance with the exchange rate)