Shetland House is owned by the Society.

The daily running of the Society is conducted here and Council Meetings are held on the premises in the boardroom four times a year. The International Shetland Pony Committee Meetings have been hosted here several times.

Members are very welcome to take the opportunity to call in person at Shetland House where the office team will make you very welcome and there are lots of interesting books, artifacts and displays to see as well as Shetland Pony promotional items for sale.  No appointment necessary, however we ask to check Council meeting dates and if possible avoid these days.




Address: Shetland House, 22 York Place, Perth, PH2 8EH, Scotland.

Tel: 01738 623471

The office is open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Office Staff

Currently there are four staff employed in the office at Shetland House. We would like to take this opportunity to introduce them to you as these are the people who deal with your telephone queries on a day to day basis. They each have specific roles although each is able to carry out all duties and procedures required to maintain the smooth running of the Society.

Claire Lindsay

Claire is the Office Manager and her duties include staff management, and stud-book publication. She works full-time and deals with all administration in the running of the office. She has worked for the Society for many years and many members have met her when she has been in attendance at the sales.

Barbara McMullen

Barbara works Monday 9am to 3pm and Tuesday to Thursday 9am to 2pm. She started on 1st August 2022 and is currently learning all aspects of the office’s work.

Pauline Young

Pauline has worked for the Society part-time for several years and is able to work in all departments and is involved with the production of the magazine. Pauline also deals with Voluntary Vet Examinations.

Victoria McAinsh

Victoria has been with the society for some time and is responsible for online orders from the Shetland Pony Trading website and the Society accounts.

Staff hours

Claire and Victoria – Full time
Pauline – 9am to 3pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
Barbara – 9am to 3pm Monday, Tuesday to Thursday 9am to 2pm

List of Council Members 2024

Mr J. Walters, Lower Halstock Farm, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1QR (01837 748023)

Vice President
Mrs L.Wilson, Cassindilly Farm, Ceres, Fife, KY15 5PS (01334 829332)

Council Members
Miss S. Anderson, Murrion, Eshaness, Shetland, ZE2 9RS (01806 503700)
Mrs D. Barr, Belmont Cottage, Firle, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6LP (01273 858544)
Mr M. Cummings, 6 Station Road, Eglington, Londonderry, BT47 3PR (02871 512427)

Mr M. Davidson, Forresters Lodge, 1 Edgehead Road, Edgehead, Pathhead, EH37 5RW (07921 920020)
Miss C. Evans, White Barrow Farm, St Neot, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 6QH (07789 503470)
Miss K. Hodge, 37 School Road, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PE
Miss L. Hunter, Muness, Uyeasound, Unst, Shetland, ZE2 9DL (01957 755202)
Ms I. Johnson, 2 Lingaro, Bixter, Shetland, ZE2 9NN (07825 633969)
Mrs L. Joslin, Belle Vue, Llangennith, Gower, SA3 1HU (01792 386212)
Mr S. McKay, West Craigvannie Cottage, Crieff, PH7 4JY (07788 417656)
Mrs M. Matthews, Trezelah Park Farm, Gulval, Penzance, Cornwall, TR20 8XD (01736 362770)
Mr S. Pitcairn, 172 Alloway Drive, Kirkintilloch, Glasgow, G66 2RW (07885 030316)
Ms C. Seipp, Colyton Farm , Sheepstor, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 6PG (01822 852613)
Mr N. True, Penycoed Barn, Nantycaws, Carmarthen, SA32 8HD (07807 248102)

Past President
Mrs R. Fraser, 32 Gardentown, Symbister, Whalsay, Shetland, ZE2 9AB (07810 473946)


Thursday 4th July & Friday 5th July

Thursday 24th October & 25th October

All correspondence must be in the office two weeks prior to the meetings, this can be via letter or email.