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Which facility types are included within active places?

Active Places currently holds the following Facility types:

  • • Artificial Grass Pitch
  • • Athletics Tracks
  • • Golf
  • • Grass Pitches
  • • Health & Fitness Suite
  • • Ice Rinks
  • • Indoor Bowls
  • • Indoor Tennis Centre
  • • Ski Slopes
  • • Sports Hall
  • • Squash Courts
  • • Studios
  • • Swimming Pool
  • • Tennis Courts

These facilities represent where 70-80% of formal sport takes place and they also tend to be large land users.

A data collection schedule has been developed to expand the number of new facility types held within Active Places. These will be added to the live database and website once collected to the required standards.