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Wild Deer Association of Ireland Membership


We welcome, as members, all who have interest in deer stalking and deer management, or anyone who would simply like to know more about deer. Our members are only too willing to share their knowledge, interest and experience with new members. As a member of Ireland's leading deer organisation you will benefit from a busy schedule of seminars and events on all aspects of deer management . Events are generally free of charge and members receive regular updates on deer related news and legislative changes.  Every day new threats and opportunities arise for our wild deer and our association has been to the fore in working with government and stakeholders to ensure we can continue to have sustainable wild deer herds for future generations.

The annual group/club membership fee is €22.50 per member and is subject to a minimum of 5 or more people on the same order. You can select the number of members in your group/club by clicking on -/+ button when completing your order. The group/club must also have a name and contact for each person, these can be included in the order notes section on checkout.

A condition of membership is acceptance of our aims and objectives along with rules of membership.

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Aims and objectives

  • To promote and encourage efforts to improve the management and conservation of our deer population and its habitat.
  • To Defend, Advocate and represent the sport of Deer Stalking.
  • To provide information for Deerstalkers with a view to attaining high standards of sportsmanship and safety.
  • To cooperate and liaise with other sporting bodies in matters of common interest.
  • To support efforts to protect field sports and its traditions.

For further information contact the Wild Deer Association of Ireland on:  087 121 2379 or