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Judges List.

Application Form and Judges Requirements.

UK Judges Education – The Kennel Club published a new ruling regarding judges education in November 2020 which is as follows:

Before Judges can accept a judging appointment you need to complete all the Judges Education Programme (Breed Shows) (JEP(BS)) Level 1 requirements at the time you accept the appointment. These are:

  • Minimum of 5 years proven interest in pedigree dogs.
  • Attend a ‘Requirements of a Dog Show Judge seminar (but it is not mandatory to take and pass the assessment in this level)
  • Attended a conformation and movement seminar
  • Complete a minimum of 2 full days stewarding

You can judge 3 classes (4 if a puppy class is scheduled) at an open or limited show.

(Note: This also applies to judges on a Breed Club A3, B or C Judging List. If you do not meet these requirements you may not judge until you do. If it is specified in the judging contract letters which you agree and sign effective from February 2022.)

For existing judges – Please complete the following for the Judges Education Programme

Please ensure that you read the BIC judges list requirements/criteria before completing this form. Judges List Requirements Here.

Please fill in all details in the electronic form below, or, you can download the form here. If downloaded, please send the completed form to the secretary (address shown above). The application will be considered by the committee at it’s next meeting. Notification will be sent to you via email or post once approved.