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GBHA MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
Unless otherwise stated, all of our membership have a mandatory 20 hours per year of volunteering with club events or projects.
All new memberships of any kind must complete the Mandatory Orientation before membership is approved and finalized. If not completed, membership will not be granted and fees will be
GBHA Executive reserves the right to deny or revoke memberships. It is not the responsibility of GBHA to find sponsors for NON-SPONSORED AFFILIATE MEMBERS.
LATE RENEWAL SURCHARGES
The annual membership fees are to be made payable to the Georgian Bay Hunters & Anglers Inc. and presented to the Membership Director on or before the regular meeting in February each year.
Failure to make payment by this February date, members will be charge a $40.00 surcharge for each membership.
This late fee payment will only be open until the March dinner meeting. Any member who has not paid their dues by said date shall be deemed delinquent and therefore forfeit their membership in the Club.
Should a membership be forfeited, it can be renewed when membership opens in November for the next calendar year at the “new member rate” which includes a $40.00 surcharge for the first year.
E-transfers are available for those wanting
to pay their renewal fees
Categories of GBHA 2019 Memberships
Eligibility: New members who are without sponsorship by a valid, current voting Single
or family membership holders will be “Affiliate Members”.
Commitment: No volunteer commitment or meeting commitment. Affiliate members may
attend club events or dinners.
Voting: This is non-participating, may not serve on the Executive, or vote in membership
Sponsorship: NO Affiliate members is allowed to sponsor a new member in any category of membership.
Conversion: After a five year consecutive membership, conversion to an Ordinary Single or
Family Membership is subject to a majority vote by the Executive, with consideration to
participation – volunteer commitment – and monthly meeting attendance.
All new memberships of any kind must complete the Mandatory Orientation before membership is approved and finalized.
GBHA Executive reserves the right to deny or revoke memberships.
Rate: $525.00 per year for a new or renewing member.
5 year Membership - $2500.
10 year Membership - $5000.
This is for all new or current single and family memberships that have a sponsor. New members
are accepted in January and must be submitted and paid by end of February.
Eligibility: On new; single, and family members, sponsorship by a valid, current, voting
honorary, single or family member is mandatory.
At renewal, Single, and Family Membership holder may transfer to any other membership
without penalty or restriction.
Sponsorship: Single and Family membership holders may sponsor two new
members per year and serve on the Executive.
Commitment: 20 hours per year volunteer service or attendance to a minimum of 3 monthly
membership dinner meetings annually.
Single Membership Rates: $215.00 for new single members, $175.00 for renewal.
Membership renewals must be paid on or before the February dinner meeting. Each Single Membership is allowed to vote at any General Membership Meeting and is eligible to sit on the Executive Board afterbeing a member for two consecutive years in good standing.
Voting: This is participating, voting membership.
Family Membership Rates: $265.00 for new family members, $225.00 for renewal.
Membership renewals must be paid on or before the February dinner meeting.
Family Membership is allowed one vote per family at any General Membership Meeting.
Voting: This is a participating, but only one member over 19 years of age is allowed to vote or
serve on the Executive after being a member for two consecutive years in good standing.
Eligibility: Members who are 70 years old or older with a minimum of 20 years
membership with the club.
Sponsorship: Honorary membership holders may sponsor two new members per year and
serve on the Executive.
Commitment: 20 hours per year volunteer service or attendance to a minimum of
a 3 monthly membership dinner meetings annually.
Voting: This is participating, voting membership, may serve on the executive.
GBHA Junior Membership
The Georgian Bay Hunters and Anglers Junior Club is based out of Midland and was established in 2001 with the goal of engaging youth in traditional outdoor activities and conservation projects within the community. Our members come not just from Midland, but all over Simcoe County. We have a membership cap of 45 members and we always have a waiting list of eager participants. Please check out our Junior Club information page listed on our website.
GBHA holds monthly dinner meetings. Please check our calendar for meeting dates. Adult cost for dinner is cost is $20.00 and youths are $14.00. Special event prices will be announced.
An OFAH membership is required to hunt in ANY Simcoe County forest.
All Restricted PAL persons must belong to a to a club for firearms transportation purposes.
FOR ALL MEMBERSHIPS INQUIRES PLEASE CONTACT
32 Georgian Grande Drive