Information for clubs

Membership categories, costs, and registration for clubs

People become a club member of Swim England through an English Club. They do not apply themselves. Your club’s Registration Officer uses the Swim England Online Membership System (OMS) to register members.

Registering and Renewing Members

Membership categories

Swim England produce some helpful information to support clubs.

Volunteer Development 

Club Constitutions

Good Club Guides

Club Member Check

Results and Rankings

For information about the welfare of your your club’s members please refer to Wavepower.

This is for individuals who are part of a club and are learning to swim or are swimming at any level within the club network.

It is not for people who compete in open competition in any sport, unless the event has an exemption under Swim England Law or is designated as Low Level Competition.

Download the definition 

Category two membership is our biggest category as it is for people who want to compete and be part of a structured competitive pathway. It is for your club members who want to compete in competitions not exempted under Swim England law, or designated as a Low Level Competition.

Download the definition here.

Category three membership is for anyone involved in a club who isn’t covered by categories one and two, such as volunteers, coaches and teachers.

You can find more details about category three membership on Swim England’s membership website.

For more details on these categories as well as information about temporary and student membership head to the Swim England dedicated members website.