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Membership and How to Join

There are two main ways to join the BSHA:

Option 1

Use the  'Join Online' area to the right, click on the button at the bottom and simply complete the easy to follow Application Form through to the Checkout where you can make your payment.

Option 2

Use the Membership Forms from the 'Download Membership Forms' area below. Print the required form, complete and send to the BSHA Office together with your payment or, once posted, ring the office on 01462 437770 to make a card payment. All card payments incur a £2.00 administration fee. 

If you experience any problems, please contact the office at or ring 01462 437770 and we will do our best to help you.

Join Online

To join the British Show Horse Association online just click the button below and follow the easy to complete forms. At the same time as joining, you can also complete your Horse Registration and Day Ticket requirements (except Hunters).

Forms for 2018 will be available in the New Year

BSHA Forms

Please click on the following links to download the Forms.

  • Membership Form 2018 (Available in the New Year)
  • Horse Registration Form 2018 (Available in the New Year)


Non-Members may purchase up to a maximum of 2 Day Tickets per Exhibitor, per Horse, per season. A Day Ticket will allow entry into Novice, Amateur, Young Rider, Home Produced, Working and Open Affiliated classes and you can enter as many of these that are available on the day of your Ticket.

Horses registered on a Day Ticket do not require a JMB Height Certificate. Print off the form (see below), complete and send to the BSHA office together with your payment or simply click Day Ticket Application Form 2018 to apply online.

Day Tickets cannot be used for RIHS or HOYS qualifying classes.

  • Day Ticket Application Form 2018 (Available in the New Year)

Important Reminder for those wishing to qualify for HOYS

This only applies to Hacks, Cobs, Maxi Cobs and Riding Horses

For those wishing to qualify for Horse of the Year Show, you must have paid the £15 HOYS levy fee BEFORE entering a qualifying class but please note, this is a one-off fee for the entire season; applies to Hacks, Cobs, Maxi Cobs & Riding Horses only.

To confirm that you have paid, please check your Horse Registration document; on the top right corner inside, if you have paid, it will say "HOYS Reg Fee Paid".

You CANNOT pay retrospectively.