Club Membership

Amateur sports clubs, or other similar organisations, who wish to subscribe to the objectives of the Company may on making written or electronic application to the Board, on such forms as may be supplied by or made available by the Company, be admitted as Club members on such terms (including payment of subscription) as the Board may from time to time determine provided always that the Company will first seek to direct any such to an appropriate existing member body. Club members shall not have any voting rights nor any liability for any liabilities of the Association.

Club Membership Benefits

  • Access to sportscotland and Lottery Funding, and other public funding sources

  • Guidance to affiliated organisations on how best to apply for Lottery funding from sportscotland

  • Direct Interface with Scottish Government

  • Access to a range of policies, e.g. equity, child protection, health and safety

  • Access to the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme Registration

  • Advice and support helpline

  • Programme support, e.g. Rider Development, Coach Development, Volunteer Development

  • Promotion of Member Body activity and events on horsescotland website, App. and newsletter

  • Access to Scottish Coaching Certificate Resources and Candidate Funding

  • Access to horsescotland investment support

  • Access to the Community amateur Sports Club status, which provides rate relief and tax benefits