Become a Member


Existing Members

If you have renewed through our online portal in 2023 and need to update your personal details or download your ACRES letter? It can all be accessed though your account page. Login to your IHB account.

To renew manually by cheque, download the renewal form here.

New Members

Join the Irish Horse Board for only €10  (annual renewal €35) and avail a wide range of benefits including DAFM ACRES scheme, Member discounts and voting rights in yearly elections

Membership Benefits

DAFM ACRES Scheme. As part of Budget 2024, announced Tuesday, October 10th, funding for the agri-environmental scheme increased by €40 million.

This will bring the total allocation for the scheme to €200 million for 2024.

The minister announced that Tranche 2 of ACRES will open for applications in the “next few weeks”. Don’t wait, join the Irish Horse Board to meet the membership requirements for equine participants of the scheme.