Membership Types & Fees

MEMBERSHIP TYPES, FEES AND VOTING RIGHTS:

The Constitution provides for Full, Associate, Field, Honorary, Life, Affiliate and International Membership (our hunting clients can now join PHASA in this last category).

  • Membership fees are paid annually and are determined by the PHASA AGM, on advice of the Exco.
  • Entry fees are payable by members joining for the first time.
  • Fees differ for the various membership categories.
  • Only South African licensed professional hunters and licensed hunting outfitters qualify for Full Membership. In the Full Membership category, a two-tier fee structure applies, with licensed outfitters paying higher fees than professional hunters.
  • Professional hunters under the age of 25 qualify for a membership fee discount.
  • Associate Membership – Membership may only be granted subject to all the shareholders/members of the businesses joining in their personal capacity as well.
  • PHASA full and associate members are automatically members of the Fund. No fees are payable for membership of the Fund.

Only full members have voting rights.

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Application made shall be an application for membership of both:

1.   THE PROFESSIONAL HUNTER’S ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH AFRICA (PHASA);

and

2.    PHASA CONSERVATION AND EMPOWERMENT FUND NPC
Registration number 2003/000015/08 (the FUND)

Please note that registration and subscription fees are payable in respect of PHASA membership only.
No registration or subscription fees are payable in respect of membership of the FUND.

The following Membership types are available:

FULL MEMBER (Professional Hunter)
(IMPORTANT NOTE:  A declaration must be completed and submitted to PHASA in order for an applicant to qualify for this membership)

– Any Professional Hunter only, who:
(a)  does not hold any Hunting Outfiiter permit or license or similar permit/licence, issued by any competent authority, that entitles the person to lawfully act as a Hunting Outfitter anywhere in the Republic of South Africa.
(b) does not currently lawfully act as a bona fide Hunting Outfitter under any other permit/license issued by any competent authority, notwithstanding the designation of such permit/license.

2020 Subscription fee R1 400

NB: 50% Discount!!! Discount applies for NEW members who have not been members before! Valid until 31 May 2020! Subscription fee R700

Under 25 years Subscription fee R1 120

NB: 50% Discount!!! Discount applies for NEW members who have not been members before! Valid until 31 May 2020! Subscription fee R560

FULL MEMBER (Hunting Outfitter) – Any person, who derives all or part of his/her livelihood from the profession of hunting in the Republic of South Africa and is a duly licensed  hunting outfitter.

2020 Subscription fee R4 070

STATUS OF FULL MEMBERSHIP WILL BE PENDING UNTIL APPLICANT HAS SUBMITTED PROOF OF A CURRENT PH OR HUNTING OUTFITTER PERMIT/LICENCE

ASSOCIATE MEMBER
(IMPORTANT NOTE:  A declaration must be completed and submitted to PHASA in order for an applicant to qualify for this membership)
Associate membership may be granted to any business entity or person who is involved in the hunting industry or promotes the aims and objectives of the hunting industry and/or the Association and shall include any person or legal entity who is not a licenced professional hunter/ hunting outfitter or employed by a licenced professional hunter/hunting outfitter, but who may be employed in, or is related to the hunting industry. Associate membership shall also be open to any individual or organisation outside of the Republic of South Africa that promotes the same or similar aims and objectives of the Association.

2020 Subscription fee R2 800

INTERNATIONAL MEMBER – Any natural person, who does not qualify for full membership and in addition, does not ordinarily reside in the Republic of South Africa.

2020 Subscription fee $50 USD

CHAPTER MEMBERSHIPChapter membership may be granted to a chapter (not an individual) of an association e.g. SCI, DSC and other similar hunting associations. This membership will include all members of such association excluding Southern African citizens

2020 Subscription fee $100 USD

FRIENDS OF PHASA – This membership may be granted to a South Africa citizen, who does not qualify for any other membership category and who supports the same or similar aims and objectives of the association.

2020 Subscription fee R180.00

AFFILIATE MEMBER Any like minded organizations, on a reciprocal basis, subject to approval by PHASA in a General Meeting or by the Exco.

No registration fee or subscriptions are payable

LIFE MEMBERSHIP – Any current member in good standing of PHASA with uninterrupted membership of at least the previous 10 years. Member has to apply to the EXCO in writing. Fee: contact the PHASA office for the fee: CONTACT

Please note:

The membership year runs from 1 December to 30 November.

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Contact details:
Tel: +27 12 667 2048
Email: CONTACT

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