New Membership

BECOMING A MEMBER

To become a member, bring your dog’s current vaccination certificate to the club rooms on either the second or fourth Monday of each month between 6.30pm and 7.20pm. No unvaccinated dogs are permitted on the training grounds.

The address of the clubrooms is Military Drive, Sturt Street, Ballarat (We are the only building in Victoria Park).

You will be required to complete a Membership Application form and pay the appropriate fees

NO DOGS ARE REQUIRED TO BE PRESENT ON ENROLMENT NIGHT

An introduction DVD is shown 7.00pm

(approximately 10 minutes) followed by discussion/questions.

MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES

JUNIOR

Over 9 years and less than 18 years (for individual juniors not included in a family or dual membership

Junior Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Joining Fee $15.00 $15.00 $15.00 $15.00
Membership Fee $20.00 $50.00 $40.00 $30.00
VCA Insurance Levy $8.00 $8.00 $8.00 $8.00
TOTAL $43.00 $73.00 $63.00 $53.00
SINGLE

One adult

Single Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Joining Fee $15.00 $15.00 $15.00 $15.00
Membership Fee $25.00 $62.50 $50.00 $37.50
VCA Insurance Levy $8.00 $8.00 $8.00 $8.00
TOTAL $48.00 $85.50 $73.00 $60.50
DUAL

Any two persons living at the same address

Dual Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Joining Fee $15.00 $15.00 $15.00 $15.00
Membership Fee $30.00 $75.00 $60.00 $45.00
VCA Insurance Levy $16.00 $16.00 $16.00 $16.00
TOTAL $61.00 $106.00 $91.00 $76.00
FAMILY

Two adults and any number of children (between 9 and 18 years) all living at the same address

Family Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec
Joining Fee $15.00 $15.00 $15.00 $15.00
Membership Fee $35.00 $87.50 $70.00 $52.50
VCA Insurance Levy $16.00 $16.00 $16.00 $16.00
TOTAL $66.00 $118.50 $101.00 $83.50

All persons who handle a dog in class must be a member of the club.

Note: There is no extra charge if a member wishes to train more than one dog. However, the dog must be registered with the club and a current vaccination certificate sighted.

New members fees include:

  • pro-rata annual subscription
  • a once only joining fee
  • all training fees irrespective of disciplines undertaken
  • annual VCA Service Levy (this is discounted for VCA members who produce evidence of their VCA membership ie. CURRENT member card)

Subscriptions expire on June 30th of each year, except that for new members joining in the April – June quarter the subscription expires on June 30th of the following year.

DISCOUNTS

CONCESSION CARD HOLDER

$10.00 discount on membership per annum. We MUST view your current concession card.

JOINING FEE

No joining fee is payable if your dog is a rescue dog purchased from a recognised animal rescue organisation within the last six months. However, we MUST see evidence:

  • of purchase
  • of current C3 vaccination
  • evidence that the dog has been desexed

Also, no joining fee is payable if you have undertaken the clubs Puppy PreSchool or RDO program within the current financial year ie July to June.