Sports Council

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The Sports Council aims to:

  • encourage and develop an interest and participation in sport within East Dunbartonshire

  • co-ordinate the work of the various sports clubs and organisations within the area

  • recommend or support competitions, championships or other social events

  • assist local clubs, organisations or individuals to arrange courses for the improvement of personal performance or training of coaches or referees

  • assist in the formation of sports clubs or organisations

  • provide information on local sports clubs, organisations, activities and facilities

  • administer such grant aid schemes to sports clubs and individuals as shall be agreed by SportED

Your club could benefit by:

  • sharing information and resources with other local clubs

  • making important local connections with Active School Co-ordinators, Elected Members, Sports Development Officers, etc.

  • keeping up-to-date with developments in various local, regional and national organisations e.g. the Scottish Association of Local Sports Councils (SALSC), sportscotland, etc.

  • gaining access to various forms of funding

  • increasing club funds by participating in our Annual Raffle where clubs raise £4 per book sold and prizes include a membership for The Gym and Digital Camera.

Who are we? 

The Sports Council (Sport ED) was formed in 1996 and is made up of a group of volunteers that represents a variety of sports and organisations throughout East Dunbartonshire. The Executive Committee is elected each year at the AGM and consists of 14 members of local sports clubs and two elected members. The office bearers on the Executive Committee are:

  • Chairman

  • Vice Chairman

  • Secretary – provided by EDLC

  • Grants Convenor

  • Treasurer – appointed by East Dunbartonshire Council


Affiliation and grant forms are available to download from the documents section.