We have changed our affiliation cost to benefit our clubs!

We are starting the season off with great news regarding club affiliation costs.


To simplify the process and price structure of affiliation and to create a club culture with no differentiation between clubs, we have modified the affiliation costs.
As a result from the start of the season 1st August 2019, regardless of clubs size, all clubs that have multiple sectors, ei. Senior Adult and Junior (social and competitive) will only pay £50 for their affiliation. However, independent Junior clubs affiliation, which solely include Junior players will pay the standardised price at £30.


Coach and individual membership costs remain the same for season 2019/20

Individuals, coaches, clubs, schools, colleges and universities can all affiliate with Badminton Scotland to receive many benefits, including:

  • FREE Public liability insurance
  • Complimentary tickets for all members to Scottish Open & Scottish Nationals
  • FREE promotion and marketing
  • Display club details on Find a Club section of website
  • Entry into Sanctioned Events
  • Access to BADMINTONscotland’s National Coaching & Club Conferences
  • FREE Club Development Workshops
  • FREE annual membership of Sir Craig Reedie Centre
  • Reduced rate on Coach Education Courses
  • £15 off Badminton Basics per participant
  • £20 off UKCC Level 1 Coaching Course per participant
  • Support from Engagement team
  • Processing of club PVGs
  • Access to Shuttlemark Club Accreditation Scheme
  • NEW! Lookers Leasing are offering BADMINTONscotland members access to their personal contract hire scheme, Lookers Full Service Lease


Badmintonscotland have created a new online Membership System, ‘Go Membership’.

This new system will:

  • allow us to communicate better with member clubs and individual members
  • allow clubs to use the system as their own
  • make data collection/affiliation process a lot easier
  • improve our member experience
  • allow us to target specific under-represented groups
  • give accurate and true data on how many people are involved in the sport in Scotland
  • allow online bookings for Coach Education courses and CPD

To affiliate as an individual, coach, club, college or university please download the user guides for information on how to do this and log in to the membership system by folowing the link here: User guides can be found below:

  1. Club Administrator User Guide
  2. Group Convener User Guide
  3. Members User Guide
  4. Club Affiliation Guidance Video


If you are a new club or Smash In2, or are a club affiliating with Badminton Scotland for the first time, you will receive the first season of affiliation for FREE.  To affiliate as a new club, please read the guidelines below and complete the relevant form:

  1. New Club Guidelines
  2. New club affiliation form 
  3. New Smash In2 affiliation form

Schools are not yet using our new online membership system, to affiliate as a school please visit the school section of our website

There is much more support for affiliated clubs within the club section of our website

There is much more support for affiliated coaches within the coaching section of our website


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