Become a member

Holstein UK is Europe's largest independent dairy breed society offering a range of services to the dairy industry focused on improving the genetics and profitability of the Holstein and British Friesian breeds. Owned by its members, the society is dedicated to assisting Holstein and British Friesian dairy farmers breed profitable, robust and productive dairy cattle. Holstein UK has a portfolio of services designed to improve breeding decisions, quality of dairy cows and herd life, whilst providing opportunities for members to network.

For information on membership benefits, ask a member of the team or call Membership Services on 01923 695200.


Be part of the leading dairy breed society

Full Membership


Includes Prefix and six editions of The Journal, plus a wide range of other benefits from Holstein UK.

£76.80 inc. VAT

Associate Membership


Includes full membership and six editions of The Journal but excludes prefix.

£43.80 inc. VAT

HYB - Holstein Young Breeders


There are three packages available for the future generation aged 26 and under. Find out more here.



Membership forms

Please note that only individuals and Limited Companies or other corporate bodies may become members in their individual capacity.

Partnerships, firms or companies (eg. J Brown & Sons or G Jones & Co), not registered under the companies act, cannot become members but may be represented by an individual partner.

Full and associate membership - Form A - Online (For individuals and Limited Companies or other Corporate bodies)

Full and associate membership - Form B - Online (For partnerships, firms or companies not registered under the companies act)

Download the membership form


Prices* Ex. VAT Inc. VAT
Internet registrations paperless 7.73 9.28
Internet registrations with cert 8.76 10.51
Telephone registrations paperless 9.27 11.12
Telephone registrations with cert 10.30 12.36
Late registration fee (46 to 60 days after birth) 12.00 No VAT
Late registration fee (over 60 days) 55.00 No VAT
ASR entry fee (live) 1.50 1.80

*Updated February 2019