Benefits of Membership

Membership Flyer

As a Scottish Swimming member you will receive a wide range of benefits and support, whatever level you are, from beginner to elite athlete, from club volunteer to aquatics provider.

Cover when you need it

Scottish Swimming members receive insurance cover which includes Public Liability cover set to £20m, Employer’s Liability and Personal Accident Insurance (under the age of 75 and limited insurance for 70 – 80 years) along with Legal Expenses Insurance. 

Support and advice on Club Governance 

Scottish Swimming support clubs and members on all aspects of governance, child protection and complaint procedures.

Online Membership check

View your membership details online. Click on Membership Check at the top of the page.

A great network of Clubs

Over 150 affiliated competitive clubs across Scotland offering a range of aquatic disciplines; Swimming, Disability Swimming, Diving, Masters, Open Water, Synchronised Swimming and Water Polo.

Your Club and Swim School Finder - please click here 

The opportunity to become a teacher or coach 

Move from the pool to the deck! Become a swimming teacher or coach. Scottish Swimming membership gives you access to UKCC qualifications and bursaries.

Priority Access to Event Tickets 

Find out first about our national events and get exclusive member discounts on selected events.

Priority sign up and discounts for Participation events

Scottish Swimming host events for swimmers of all abilities to participate. Find out first and receive early bird booking benefits; Adult Swim Series 2017, Aqua Fitness, Masters and Open Water events, Learn to Swim and Improve your Swimming.

Club Membership

Whatever you want from your sport – a challenge, fitness, teamwork, friendship or that winning feeling, our aquatic disciplines have something for you.  With a choice of Swimming, Diving, Open Water, Masters, Water Polo and Synchro, we cater for every taste.  Joining one of our clubs isn’t just open to the young and nimble either, we have a thriving Masters community across the country with one of our oldest swimmers being 85 years old.

Why Join?

  • National Championships
  • Access to affiliated clubs offering structured and supervised training in a competitive environment.
  • Access to exclusive performance events and camps
  • Access to training for teachers and coaches
  • Access to training for volunteers and child protection officers
  • Media coverage via the website and press releases on our competing Scots
  • Individual Insurance for all members of your club
  • Plus many more discounts and offers

We are continually building the benefits package for our members. You can download our Benefits Flyer here

With over 150 clubs in Scotland, there is a club near you waiting to welcome you into our community.  To find a club near you, please go to our Club Finder .

Membership Categories Available


Swimmer  - a member of any age who participates in any aquatic discipline.

Mar-Aug 2017 100% of annual fee £43
Sep-Dec 2017 50% of annual fee £21.50
Jan-Feb 2018 25% of annual fee £10.75

Non-Swimmer  - Club Volunteer, Technical Official, Teacher & Coach

Mar 2017-Feb 2018 £10
Our membership year runs from 1st March until the last day of February. If you need further information on membership over and above what is listed under the Membership tab, please contact us and the membership team will respond in due course.