Become a Member

If you are interested in becoming a member then membership is open to all interested parties. Applications can be considered at any meeting of the Association’s Council. Individuals can apply for membership.

Member Benefits

  • Access to costings information
  • Network of practical valuers
  • Information on fee scales
  • Fee negotiations with main utility companies in Scotland
  • Access to the Adviser of the Association on a "first aid" basis
  • Access to the AGM and Field Days
  • Affiliation with the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV)
  • Reduced Rate Training

You can apply for a membership by downloading and saving the application files below. Once completed please return to:

Christine Nisbet
The Secretary
SAAVA
c/o Seed & Co
Cothill
Duns
Berwickshire
TD10 6YW

01361 882920
secretary@saava.org.uk

Who do SAAVA members advice?

Our members provide professional advice and valuation expertise on issues affecting the countryside to those who require these services including:

Farmers
Public authorities
Tenants & landlords
Conservation bodies
Current or prospective owner occupiers
Lenders
Estate owners

Why employ a SAAVA member

Clients can have confidence that when they employ a valuer who is a SAAVA member, they will be advised by one of the specialist professional advisers to the countryside. SAAVA members also have access to training and the central Associaion of Agricultural Valuers *(CAAV) qualification of Fellow of Fellow, which is only achieved by passing CAAV’s own rigorous written, practical, and oral examinations.

Many SAAVA members are also members of other professional bodies including:

•RICS (The Royal Institution of chartered surveyors)
•CIArb (The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators)