Become a Member

DBTA Membership

The DBTA membership is open to any business, organisation or individual interested in furthering the aims and objectives of the Association.

Our Aims and Objectives are:

  • Promote quality standards throughout the Dunkeld & Birnam area
  • Promote the protection of Dunkeld & Birnam’s cultural and natural heritage
  • Represent the interests of tourism in Dunkeld & Birnam in appropriate local, regional and national forums
  • Encourage and facilitate joint working between tourism businesses and organisations in Dunkeld & Birnam
  • Undertake marketing activities that promote Dunkeld & Birnam as a tourist destination
  • Organise & Support events that attract additional tourists to Dunkeld & Birnam

The membership runs from January to December.

The day to day business of the Association is managed by the Management Committee. This includes:

  • Promoting Dunkeld and Birnam as a destination to visitors
  • Running the DBTA Website
  • Collecting & managing the funds
  • Working in co-operation with local and national organisations whose objectives are the   advancement of tourism and tourist amenities e.g. Visit Scotland, Perth Tourism Partnership, Scottish Tourism Alliance, Perth & Kinross Council and other tourist associations
  • Arranging members networking events and workshops
  • Attracting funding for a variety of projects from marketing and PR to digital enterprise – eg. Funding for additional village Christmas trees
  • Working in partnership with Dunkeld & Birnam Events Committee & Highland Perthshire Tourism Liaison Group
  • Producing regular e-newsletter updates for members
  • Working with local businesses and groups to develop a program to deliver all of the above


Membership Packages

Standard Membership – £55

Benefits Include:

  • One entry on DBTA website – including images (additional business entries are charged at £25 each)
  • Involvement in and benefit from development projects and funding bids
  • Training and networking events
  • Publicise your own events in the What’s on Section of DBTA website
  • Create Blogs
  • Access to membership directory for networking
  • Involvement in our Social Media activity on Facebook and Twitter
  • DBTA logo for use on your own website
  • DBTA logo for use on members own literature
  • Access to Photo Library for free downloadable images for use on members website and literature
  • Access to visitor and business research


Associate membership – £35

If you are an individual or a small business that is not tourism related but you would like to support DBTA then this is the package for you.

Benefits include:

  • One free entry on DBTA website in the “Local Services” section – no photographs
  • Training and networking events
  • Local tourism, business and industry updates through monthly e-newsletter
  • Access to visitor and business research

Join Today

If you are interested in joining the Dunkeld and Birnam Tourist association, just fill out the form below, indicating what membership packages you are interested in, and we will be in touch shortly with further details.