Membership and Fees


The Society is the official representative and pedigree registration resource for Dorper and White Dorper Sheep in the United Kingdom, setting the UK’s breeding rules. 


  • The British Dorper Sheep Society is a member of the world-wide Dorper society.
  • Provides information on developments and news in a biannual newsletter.
  • Holds a Society AGM to which only Dorper Sheep Society members can attend.
  • The AGM sets the UK breeding rules.
  • Only current paid-up Members are entitled to register their stock.
  • Only current paid-up Members can sell stock as purebred Dorper & White Dorper sheep or their relevant cross bred status.

Fees and Forms

The British Dorper Society

£25 for the full year from 1st October

£12.50 from 1st May part year

£30 from 1st August for the 

extended period of 14 months


Male lambs (pure bred) must be either birth notified or fully registered by the time they reach 6 months old.

Pure bred registrations: £10.00

Cross bred registrations: £5.00

Birth notify pure rams: £2.00

Upgrade Birth Notified Animals: £8.00

Imported animals and embryos: £15.00


Membership Application

Consent Form

Forms & Fees to be sent to:

Sarah Tester, The British Dorper Society, Longhouse Farm, Riverhall, Biddenden, Kent, TN27 8JE
All payments to be cleared with the bank before work will commence


Buyer Beware!

When purchasing pedigree stock always check that the animal matches the details on the certificate - if no certificate is available take note of all ear numbers and contact the Registrar to check if the animal is registered before you purchase.

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