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Apiary Registration

Fees

License Fee Description Exemptions
N/A Apiary Registration None

Description

Persons keeping bees in this state shall apply for a certificate of registration for beekeeping within ten days of the date that bees are acquired of the number and location of colonies they own or rent, or which they keep for someone else, whether the bees are located on their own property or someone else’s property.

Duration

1 year (July. 1-June. 30)

Renewal Information

None

Duplicate License Requirements

None

Prerequisites and Requirements

Prerequisites

Possess bee hives in WV

Required Documentation

Annual Registration

Bonding Requirements

N/A

Insurance Requirements

N/A

Statutes, Administrative Rules, Ordinances

Other Detail Information

None