Community Sport Hubs



Community Sport Hubs focus on the clubs and other local organisations that want to work together to improve the sports offered in their local community.

A community sport hub is focused in the clubs around a local community The Hub is essentially a collective of progressive sport clubs working together. Essentially they are a home for sport.

Each community sport hub is unique but the common thread is that each works to the following key principles:

  • Growth in participation
  • Engage the local community
  • Promote community leadership
  • Offer a range of sporting opportunities
  • Bring all appropriate (key) partners/groups/people together

Each community sport hub develops their own vision and values to ensure all involved are clear on the work they will do together, which detailed in a simple, clear plan to improve sport on offer.


For new applicant clubs/organisations, please note the following CSH application deadline dates for 2017-18:

  • Q1: April to June 2017 - 23rd June 2017 (panel meeting 30th June 2017)
  • Q2: July to September 2017 - 30th September 2017 (panel meeting 27th October 2017)
  • Q3: October to December 2017 - 8th December 2017 (panel meeting 15th December 2017)
  • Q4: January to March 2018 - 2nd March 2018 (panel meeting 9th March 2018)

Following the above deadlines and subject to application, new applicant clubs/organisations will be advised and directed as appropriate to a designated CSH as determined by the Sports Services CSH Working Group at a panel meeting(s). All applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application with those that are successful being directed - at the earliest opportunity - to seek formal recognition from the respective CSH in-line with its respective constitution. Applicants that are not successful will be offerred guidance and support to complete their application as required with this deferred to a future panel and CSH meeting(s) in due course.

For further information contact:

Fraser Buchan

Active Schools and Community Sport Hub Officer

0141 842 3000 / 07917 040 833

For further information on Community Sport Hubs in Renfrewshire, visit the dedicated website:

Get In Touch

Renfrewshire Leisure
11 Christie Street

Tel: 0300 300 0250