The Association of Dutch Beekeepers registered dated March 13, 2014 under KVK number 60215275

The board

The board consists of three members who are also members of the association:


Maarten van Herwerden


John Hoogendoorn


Aad van der Sijde


Membership of the professional association Dutch beekeepers is open to beekeepers who professionally conduct beekeeping or are self-employed.

Admission criteria

  • Registered with the Chamber of Commerce
  • Minimum of 5 years commencing operations
  • TAX complicit
  • Income depending on beekeeping
  • Employed as a professional beekeeper at a farm or beekeeping

The notification will be submitted to the members. On the basis of , meeting the criteria and a positive opinion of the members is admission possible. You might be if you are moderately active business less than five years, then accepted as a candidate member.

Membership fee

The contribution for the BVNI is: Membership first year 150 From the second year onwards, 500 each subsequent year for the company with one participant. Each additional participant (BV staff/partner) 100 extra.

For more information on applying for membership, criteria and conditions please contact: the Secretariat of the professional association Dutch beekeepers.

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