Northants Bee Keepers Association

Northamptonshire Beekeepers' Association (NBKA) Registered Charity No. 295593


Northants Bee Keepers Association

Copyright © NBKA 2007-2018

Northants Bee Keepers Association

A member organisation representing beekeepers in the County of Northamptonshire


Membership of the Association is open to anyone with an interest in honey bees. You don't have to keep bees. You don't have to live in Northamptonshire.

SOME of the advantages of membership of the Northamptonshire Beekeepers' Association are:

Advice and assistance when beginning to keep your bees and for evermore thereafter as required.

Classes in beekeeping for beginners and the more knowledgeable enabling those who wish to proceed through the Junior and Basic Beekeeper Certificates to the Master Beekeeper Certificate of the British Beekeepers' Association.

Free advice and hands-on help from experienced beekeepers.

Library - a large selection of books - new and old - available for loan by members.

Available Books


Bee-Lines - quarterly news letter.

Bee Disease Insurance.

Outdoor meetings and demonstrations in the Association's apiary.

Visits to Members' Apiaries.

Lectures, film/slide shows throughout the year.

Beekeeping equipment and accessories available for purchase at Association meetings.

Hire of honey extracting equipment.

Not least the convivial company of fellow beekeepers offering the opportunity to swap experiences, ideas and the inevitable tall stories.


Membership of the BBKA providing insurance cover for Public & Product Liability up to £5 million.


View the Constitution of the Northamptonshire Beekeepers' Association.

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