Dairy Goat Society of Australia Tasmanian Branch

APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP


I/WE ARE APPLYING FOR THE FOLLOWING CATEGORY OF MEMBERSHIP (please tick):

          ORDINARY MEMBERSHIP (includes Australian Goat World)                       $88.00            (INC GST)      

          JUNIOR MEMBERSHIP (includes Australian Goat World)                             $51.70            (INC GST)      

          STUD PREFIX (The Stud Prefix payment is a once only payment and, if required,

must be added to the cost of an Ordinary or Junior membership).                 $22.00            (INC GST)

 

I/WE INTEND TO KEEP THE FOLLOWING BREED/S OF GOAT/S (please tick):

    Saanen                    Toggenburg           British Alpine               Anglo-Nubian            Australian Melaan              Australian Brown

 

STUD PREFIX (please supply 3 in order of preference):

 

1) ______________________ 2) _______________________ 3) _______________________

(Note: In general a Stud Prefix is the name of a breeder’s property and when registered, is to be placed before the name of each animal bred in the stud.)

 

TATTOO BRAND  (please supply 3 in order of preference):

 

1) ______________________ 2) _______________________ 3) _______________________

 (Note: A tattoo brand is a distinguishing mark in the form of the breeder’s registered letters placed in the goats off ear and a breeding unique serial identification number in the near ear).

 

Name of Membership:  ________________________________________________________

 

Address: ______________________________________________________________

 

___________________________________________________ Post Code: ______________

                             

Telephone: H: _________________­__M:_____­______________ Fax:___________________

 

Email Address: ______________________________________________________________

 

PIC (Property Identification Code): ______________________________ (please ensure you have a PIC prior to submitting this form. For  information on obtaining a PIC go to http://www.mla.com.au/Meat-safety-and-traceability/National-Livestock-Identification-System/NLIS-contacts or phone the NLIS Helpdesk 1800 654 743.

 

Any firm or partnership, affiliated body, company, corporation or other legal entity seeking membership must specify as its nominee a person who must be recognised by the Society as a member. Name:___________________________________________

 

Date of Birth: (only applies to Junior Members) ____/____/____

 

 

I/We hereby apply for membership of the Dairy Goat Society of Australia Limited and agree, if accepted, to pay forthwith the appropriate subscription fees and during my period of membership to abide and be bound by the Rules, Regulations and Code of Ethics of the Society for the time being in force and by all by-laws made thereunder.

Signature: ____________________________________________   Date: _________________

Please return this form and a cheque/money order/credit card details for the appropriate amount to:

Dairy Goat Society of Australia Ltd, 46 Cullinan Rd BATESFORD VIC 3213

Phone: (03) 52761188      Email: anita@dairygoats.com.au

Before returning this form, please ensure that you have read the information on the following page and the How to Become a Member page.

 

MEMBERSHIP RULES FROM D.G.S.A. LTD ARTICLES

RENEWALS

 

11.       A member ceases to be a member of the Society:

            (e)        If he/she has not paid his annual subscription on or before the last day of December. Persons who wish to rejoin the Society after that date must apply for membership in the normal way and pay the fees applicable to new members, that is annual subscription and prefix fees. Payment of the fees DOES NOT confer the right to receive back copies of the Society's publications.

 

81.       A person is deemed to be resident wherever he/she has his/her breeding herd.

 

100.     Unless and until otherwise determined by the Council each member must pay the fees and annual subscriptions as fixed by the Council from time to time.

 

101.     A person who is accepted as a new member three months or less prior to the end of the current financial year of the Society need pay no annual subscription in the succeeding financial year PROVIDED that the person was not a financial member of the Society during any of the three years prior to acceptance.

 

102.     The annual subscription must be paid to the Federal Secretary.

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SIGNING AUTHORITY

 

This Signing Authority must be completed for all joint memberships and may be varied at any time with authority from all members of the joint membership.

 

The Signing Authority refers to the membership for which details are shown overleaf.

 

We advise that the D.G.S.A. Ltd that the undersigned have given authority to the following persons to conduct all business concerning Memberships, Registrations, Transfers and Service Certificates on their behalf.

 

PERSONS WITH AUTHORITY ARE:

FULL NAMES

SIGNATURE

DATE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Each of the above people have authority to operate (please tick):

    individually, or

       only with another person whose signature is show above (i.e two must sign together).

 

We hereby agree that the details shown above are correct and give authority to the persons listed above.

ALL MEMBERS OF THE JOINT MEMBERSHIP MUST SIGN HERE:

FULL NAMES

SIGNATURE

DATE