Welcome to the British Bee Veterinary Association!

Within these pages you will find general information on bees, beekeeping, honey and other hive products as well as more veterinary-specific topics including bee diseases, diagnosis and treatment. There is also a directory of resources for further


The BBVA will be hosting a talk  at the 2018 London Vet Show by Prof Steve Martin on Varroa, followed by John Hill talking about treatment options for varroa. Prof Martin has worked on Asian Hornet & Varroa for many years, including work with National bee unit & trustee with IBRA. Registration available through LVS.