Active Nottingham

Active Nottingham

Active Nottingham enables you to use all 8 Nottingham City Council leisure centres and make savings while you do it!

Become an Active Nottingham member today and enjoy a whole range of Benefits:

  • It's completely FREE to join
  • You benefit from discounts of £1 or more* every time you book an activity
  • You can book and pay for activities online (via website or app) - easy, convenient and quick
  • No more queuing! Simply book your activity and enjoy Fast Track access, using your Active Nottingham key fob, wristband or card
  • Access to various FREE activities available across 8 leisure centres
  • When you register with Active Nottingham, you will receive a key fob, wristband or a card which is free of charge on your first application

How do I join

  • Just pop into any of our Leisure Centres where a member of staff will help you complete the application form
  • Call our Customer Contact Centre on 0115 876 1600 who will do the paperwork for you
  • Complete the online form and take it to your nearest leisure centre

Current Citycard holders

If you have a Citycard, we will ask you to obtain an Active Nottingham key fob, wristband or card.

Please see 'How do I join' on what to do next.

Further Discounts


To access our concessions scheme you must be a city resident of Nottingham City Council and be on our electoral register (registered to vote), be an Active Nottingham member, and be able to present proof of address and entitlement. We have 4 groups of customers who are able to access our concession rate and enjoy savings of up 50%:

  1. Customers with a Disability
  2. Juniors aged 0-18 years
  3. Adults aged 60 years or above
  4. Adults in receipt of certain benefits

Concessions Proof of Entitlement

To access savings of up to 50% we ask that you provide proof of your address and entitlement due to your age, disability or receipt of benefits. We accept the following forms of proof.

Proof of address

  • Driver's License
  • Utility Bill issued on the last 3 months
  • NHS Medical card
  • Local authority council tax bill for the current council tax year
  • Bank, Building Society or Credit Union statement or passbook
  • Original mortgage statement from a recognised lender issued for the last full year
  • Solicitor's letter confirming recent house purchase or land registry confirmation of address
  • Council or housing association rent card or tenancy agreement for the current year
  • Benefit book or original notification letter from Benefits Agency
  • Inland Revenue self-assessment or tax demand
  • Electoral Register entry

Proof of Age

  • Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • Driver's License
  • NHS Medical Card
  • Under 11 360 Citycard - Juniors
  • Under 18s Citycard - Juniors
  • Senior Citycard - over 60s

Proof of Disability

  • Blue badge holder
  • Mobility Citycard holder
  • In receipt of Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
  • In receipt of Disability Living Allowance.

Proof of receipt of benefits

  • Universal Credit
  • Income Support Allowance
  • Employment & Support Allowance

If you are unsure please speak to us at on 0115 876 1600, pop into your local centre or drop us an email at

Terms and conditions apply

There are a number of terms and conditions you should be aware of when using our leisure centres. The key ones are listed below with regards to holding an Active Nottingham membership.

  • Replaced lost or stolen wrist bands and key fobs cost £3
  • You must notify us if you move home or your circumstances change with regards to your entitlement to concessions
  • You must notify us if your name or contact details such as address, phone or email change

Price list 2016

Here is a list of our most popular prices (these prices will apply with effect from Monday 4 April 2016):

Pay and Play Concession Active Nottingham Full Price
Swimming Adult £2.15 £4.30 £5.30
Swimming Junior £1.80 £4.30 £5.30
Swimming - under 5 years old and NSS customers FREE FREE FREE
Active Family Swim £0.50 £0.50 £0.50
Family Swim (up to 2 adults and 3 children) £9.50 £9.50 £11.50
Swimming Lessons - Adult £6.00 £6.00 £7.00
Swimming Lessons - Junior £4.90 £4.90 £5.90
Gym £3.10 £6.20 £7.20
Gym Induction - programme, induction and 1st workout £9.99 £9.99 £10.99
Fitness class/aqua class £5.35 £5.35 £6.35
Health Suite - A (Clifton, Harvey Hadden, Southglade, Victoria) £3.35 £6.70 £7.70
Health Suite - B (Djanogly, Ken Martin, Nottingham Tennis Centre) £2.80 £5.60 £6.60
Little Treasures Soft Play (Clifton LC) £2.50 £3.00 £4.00


We have a variety of memberships available to you. We will let you try our facilities before you buy.

Membership benefits:

  • Unlimited access to 8 leisure centres
  • Unlimited access to gym, fitness classes, swimming and health suites
  • One 2 One programme

Memberships Available:

Flexible Fitness 12 month contract Monthly Annual
Health and Fitness £28.99 £33.99 £347.89
Health and Fitnesss Student £19.99 £33.99 £189
Health and Fitness Tennis Membership Bolt ons £23.19 £27.19 £278.28
Swim and Health Suite £19.99 £22.49 £239.88
Joining Fee FREE £30.00 FREE

Contact Us
Tel: 0115 876 1600

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