Membership Categories

Whether you are new to beekeeping, a seasoned veteran or an industry supporter, the OBA has a membership plan for you.

All plans have access to member benefits including voting and membership in the Canadian Honey Council (CHC). (The Canadian Honey Council’s (CHC) mandatory fees are included.) All memberships include the Ontario Bee Journal and the CHC’s Hivelights magazine.


Young beekeeper: If you are a beekeeper under the age of 25, this plan is for you.$40
New beekeeper: Introductory price for first year of OBA membership.$40
Small-scale beekeeper: If you have fewer than 50 active colonies this plan is for you.$85
Larger or Commercial beekeeper: If you have 50 or more active colonies, this plan is for you.$85
Industry/supplier/supporter membership: If you are a supplier to beekeepers or your work relates to the beekeeping industry; or if you are a non-beekeeper wishing to support the objectives of OBA, this plan is for you.
Local Beekeeping Association$85