Membership Form

We are looking forward to receiving your application.

Please make sure you fill in all required (*) fields.


Applicant Details

Membership Type *
Full members have the option of registering a herd if they intend breeding registering cattle with the society. Please select the relevant option, and see below for full details.
Please select your choice of membership
Full Including Herd Registration $170 incl. GST
Full $110 incl. GST - Excluding Herd Registration
Associate $60 incl. GST
Junior $60 incl GST (Under 18)
Date of Birth (for Junior members only)
New Owner Name *
Address *
Postal Address
if different from above address
Telephone Number *
Fax Number
Email Address - registrar address *
Name of person exercising voting right
Membership Information
Please provide a brief background information about yourself, your farm and or your interest in highland cattle.

Herd Details


To be filled in by Full Members (only) intending to breed and register Highland Cattle. Herd Registration $60 incl GST (One off fee)

Herd Name 1st Choice
Herd Name 2nd Choice



It is a legal requirement in New Zealand for farms to have both an Animal Health Board (AHB) number and a National Animal Identification and Tracing (NAIT) number. Both are administered by OSPRI.

You can find the OSPRI application form for both numbers here..

If requesting to register a herd with New Zealand Highland Cattle Society please provide both your AHB and NAIT numbers.

NAIT No. 1
NAIT No. 2


Agree to Constitution *
As a Member/s of the New Zealand Highland Cattle Society Inc, I/We understand the rules contained in its Constitution and Registration and Herdbook Rules.

Payment Method


If cheque is selected, click submit to print out the form for sending. If direct debit is selected you will receive an email containing payment details.

Method of Payment
Direct Debit to TSB Bank 15-3953-0511620-00

Privacy of Personal Information and Approval for Release

Release of information to other members of the NZHCS *
I understand that my personal information will be used by the Society for the effective management of the Society and of the Society’s herd book and agree to allow the Society to access DNA samples and or DNA profiles of animals bred/owned by the member for the purposes of identification or proof of parentage of highland cattle owned or bred by members of the NZHCS.

Personal information may be made available to other Society members through internal publication of membership lists and herd book information.
Release of information to the public by way of the Society’s web site
I approve of my personal information being placed on the Society’s web site.
Release of information to select providers
I approve of my personal contact information being released to select providers of information that can add value to me as a breeder of highland cattle and or a member of the New Zealand Highland Cattle Society

Confirmation Code


This system prevents spamming, please enter    (this code) in the box below

Enter Code *
Your membership information will be sent out to you in the next few weeks. If you have any concerns contact the Treasurer on [email protected]