Sports Council for Glasgow

Join the Sports Council For Glasgow

Fees for 2022/23

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Sports Council For Glasgow 
Membership, 2022/23


The charitable purpose of Sports Council for Glasgow (SCIO) is the advancement of public participation in sport through:

  • encouraging citizens of all ages, all communities and local organisations, based or carrying out the majority of their activities within Glasgow, to participate in sport and related physical activities and through this to live healthy lifestyles;

  • providing a unified & independent voice for member sport clubs and organisations to improve sport experiences across Glasgow; and

  • assisting members to develop their clubs and organisations through facilitating programmes and services, including provision of specific grant that address their particular needs.

Membership Benefits Package & Fees:

Membership is open to all constituted sports related clubs, organisations and individuals directly concerned with sport and related physical activities within the functional area of the Sports Council for Glasgow. 

Membership Type

Annual Fee

Benefits Available



Access support for your club / organisation:

- bespoke support through our staff and partners, including for events

- developmental toolkits

- receive our quarterly membership newsletter

- receive regular key sports related updates and government guidance

- signposting to, and assistance with external, grant forms

- visit, and provide input into, our Q&A themed media posts

Attend our events:

- reserved spaces at Membership Matters (2 events per year)

- reserved spaces at the Members’ Forum (1 forum per year)

- opportunity to attend the Annual Awards Ceremony

Benefit from special discounts and partnerships:

- discounts on selected Coach Education courses & Coach Development workshops we organise

- discounts with selected commercial partners  

Market your activities and your organisation:

- highlight the work of your organisation & your key events within our network

- share details of recruitment posts

Shape the Sports Council’s future development:

- access to complete Membership Surveys

- eligible to attend Sports Council’s AGM and any Special Members’ Meetings

- opportunity to become involved with the Sports Council as a volunteer (Ambassador, Sub-Committee Member, Trustee) 

Submit nominations for the Sports Councils’ awards:

- Annual recognition awards

- Decathlon supported  ‘Achievement of the Month’ award win £100 in store voucher




Community Sport Hub 


Regional Association 


Governing Body

Please note: For an ‘Individual’, a ‘Club / Organisation’, or a ‘Community Sport Hub’ the “functional area” is defined as: where the applicant is based within the local authority of Glasgow or carries out the majority of its activities (training and playing / other events) within this area or where the majority of its members reside within this area.

Membership Year:

The membership year runs from 1st April until 31st March the following year. In addition, the Sports Council for Glasgow is offering a reduced membership fee (£10) for any new member wishing to join or renewal of existing membership.


Membership Process:

Please note that the submission of postal applications and payment by cash/cheque remains suspended. 


Therefore, a membership application can be completed on-line ( or this form can be completed and e-mailed to  Payment can be made by bank transfer or through our Direct Debit payment option (details of which are available on our website).


Once both a payment and a membership application has been received, the application will be considered.


If you wish to pay by bank transfer, please use the following details:

Payment By Bank Transfer

Account Name:

Sports Council for Glasgow

Account Number:


Sort Code:



Please use the same name as the organisation / applicant


For Further Information or Support:

If you would like to know anything else about the Sports Council for Glasgow, or if you need any further assistance, please do not hesitate to get in contact with us:




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