Membership

All sports clubs and organisations who have a constitution and a democratically elected Committee are invited to affiliate to the Sports Council. (Application form available below.)

The annual fee for membership to the Sports Council is:

  • Association : £40
  • Club/Organisation : £30
  • Individual : £25

Benefits of Affiliation

Voice of Local Sport

As the voice of local sport in Lewis & Harris, the Sports Council provides advisory role to clubs, organisations, individuals, and public bodies such as Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar and Western Isles Health Board.  As a member of the Scottish Association of Local Sports Councils (SALSC), the Sports Council has the opportunity to voice and protect local interests at a national level.

Advice

The Sports Council provides information on other sources of funding for sport, including National Lottery and Sportsmatch initiatives.  Advice and support can also be given in applying for funding from other agencies.