Sports Clubs

Clubs play a vital role in sport

Our club support section aims to help with the demands of operating and managing a club effectively. Whatever the size of your club and whatever sport or physical activity you deliver – these pages are designed to provide you with useful information.

“We’re here to support all clubs in Devon to widen participation, welcoming people of all ages and abilities, so that we have a network of high quality, sustainable clubs and a thriving sporting scene in Devon”

Annabel White, Active Devon


Help and advice on funding for you

Club Matters

Club Matters is Sport England’s one-stop-resource-shop for sports club


Skills workshops for coaches, volunteers and leaders


Find out about becoming an accredited Clubmark Club, recognised as a safe, rewarding and fulfilling place for participants of all ages


National Governing Bodies of sport (NGBs) have responsibility for managing their specific sport.


Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASC’s) – the definitive guide for Community Amateur Sports Clubs.

Code for Sports Governance

Good governance is about having the right structure, people, policies and procedures in place at your club

FAQ’s for Sports Clubs

A bit confused about what help and support is available for sports clubs? Got lots of unanswered questions? Take a look at our FAQ’s for some easy help