Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How do I join the DSWA?

See our Membership page for the link to an application form which should be completed and returned to the DSWA office.

Q. How do I pay for my membership?

Either by Direct Debit, cheque or securely through Paypal on the DSWA website.

Q. Where is my nearest DSWA Branch?

See the Branches page on our website.

Q. How do I book to take a Dry Stone Walling exam?

Use the link on the Training page of the website.

Q. Do you have any training manuals that I can buy?

See the Leaflets and Sales page on the website which gives details of books and the cost.

Q. How do I find a dry stone waller in my area?

Use the Professional Register on the Contractors section of the website.

News Headlines
Monday, March 5th 2018

National Training Bursary Project

Applications are now invited for the new National Training Bursary Project.  Full details and an aplication form are available from the Bursary Project page under the Training section. Full Story...
Friday, November 24th 2017

New Educational Resources

We now have a range of educational resources, freely available to download from the Education pages.  There is also a Photographic Archive for the north west so do take a look and let us know wha... Full Story...
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Dry Stone Walling Association, Lane Farm, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria UK LA7 7NH

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The Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain (DSWA) is a registered charity, number 289678