Talented athlete support

Free Access for County Sportspeople (FACS)

What is the Free Access for County Sportspeople (FACS) card?

The Waverley FACS card offers sports people free access to Waverley's leisure centres.

Am I eligible for a FACS card?

If you live in Waverley and play at county standard or above in a Sport England registered sport then you are eligible for a FACS card.

Where can I use my FACS card?

The card can be used at the following leisure centres:

To obtain free access you must show your FACS card each time you visit a leisure centre.

How do I apply for a card?

Complete FACS application online

You can get a hard copy of the application form at one of the leisure centres listed above or call the Leisure team on 01483 523394.

When completing your application form you will need to include two passport photographs and proof of eligibility from your National Governing Body of Sport. For example a formal document such as a letter on headed paper from the National Governing Body, confirmation from an official email address including a signature or a link to a registered document with the National Governing Body branding. Once this evidence has been received and verified, a card and introductory letter will be issued.

FACS Terms and Conditions

Contact Information

Leisure Team
Waverley Borough Council
The Burys

Tel: 01483 523394


Elite is Active Surrey's talented athlete support scheme that proudly helps young athletes prepare for future Olympic and Paralympic Games.

The scheme is for national level athletes and will give the very best support athletes need to reach their full potential and develop to world class level.

For information about the scheme and how to apply please visit Active Surrey's website.

Page owner: Tom Crowe. Last updated: 20/02/2019 12:41

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