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Home Page For Affiliated ASA Clubs & Membership

Welcome to the home page of ASA affiliated clubs and membership. Start here for everything from becoming an ASA member to club administration.

We currently have 1,151 swimming clubs within the ASA and we have got 192,765 members.

Use the navigation links on the left hand side of the page or quick links below to find what you are looking for.

  • For regional club contacts go to the ASA contacts page here
  • If you have any membership questions email the membership department by clicking here.
  • ASA related Minutes & Meetings can be found on our calendar by clicking here.

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ASA Membership

By becoming a member of the ASA you become part of a well-regulated governing body that is always developing initiatives to forward the sport.

ASA affiliated clubs and club members receive insurance cover which includes Civil Liability Cover, Employer’s Liability, Personal Accident Insurance (under 75 yrs and limited insurance for 70 – 80 yrs) and Legal Expenses Insurance

The ASA membership check is intended to assist you in verifying ASA membership details.

Have questions? Then check out our frequently asked questions (FAQ) section to find an answer


Dictating everything from voting rights to the role of secretary, the constitution is the cornerstone of every swimming club.


swim21 Club Accreditation is the ASA’s ‘quality mark’. Find out more.

Club administration

A range of tools and resources to aid with aquatics club administration

Regional clubs

Track down the clubs in your region using the links below, or go to the ASA's dedicated Pool Finder

Child Safeguarding

Wavepower is the ASA Child Safeguarding Policy and Procedures manual. At the ASA we take child safeguarding very seriously and so all ASA affiliated clubs should adopt and implement Wavepower 2012/15.

Carrying out disclosure and barring services (DBS) checks at your club is a legal requirement. Find out about the ASA's TMG CRB’s online processing system.

Health and Safety

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