Active Nottingham

Join Flexible Fitness in January for £9.99*!

As a Flexible Fitness member you will unlimited access to:

  • 8 gyms across Nottingham
  • swimming
  • over 300 fitness classes every week
  • health suite

Choose from a range of memberships.

*First month is payable at £9.99. Subsequent months are payable at a standard membership price. This offer is only valid on our Membership Agreement memberships. 

Follow our current Flexible Fitness customers and read their inspirational stories:


Active Nottingham allows you access to 8 Nottingham City Council leisure centres across the City. There is a range of activities and facilities at our leisure centres. As an Active Nottingham member, you will have access to:

  • 8 Leisure Centres
  • 7 Swimming Pools
  • 7 Health Suites including Saunas, Steam Rooms, Jacuzzis
  • Over 300 fitness classes every week!
  • Tennis Courts
  • Sports Hall
  • Children Activities

Straight to

Active Nottingham Membership

Become an Active Nottingham member today and enjoy a whole range of Benefits:

  • It's completely FREE to join
  • You benefit from discounts of £1 or more* every time you book an activity
  • You can book and pay for activities online(via website or app) - easy, convenient and quick
  • No more queuing! Simply book your activity and enjoy Fast Track access, using your Active Nottingham key fob, wristband or card
  • Access to various FREE activities available across 8 leisure centres
  • When you register with Active Nottingham, you will receive a key fob, wristband or a card which is free of charge on your first application

How do I join

  • Just pop into any of our Leisure Centres where a member of staff will help you complete the application form
  • Call our Customer Service Team on 0115 876 1600 who will do the paperwork for you
  • Complete the online form and take it to your nearest leisure centre

Current Citycard holders

If you have a Citycard, we will ask you to obtain an Active Nottingham key fob, wristband or card.

Please see 'How do I join' on what to do next.

Further Discounts


To find out if you are eligible for our concession discount complete our simple 1, 2, 3 checklist below:

  1. Are you a city resident?
  2. Are you an Active Nottingham Member?
  3. Are you able to prove ONE of the following?
    - A customer with a disability
    - A junior aged 18 years and under
    - An adult aged 60 years and over
    - An adult in receipt of certain benefits

If you have answered yes in steps 1, 2 AND 3 you qualify for a concession discount! 

Concessions Proof of Entitlement

To access savings of up to 50% we ask that you provide proof of your address and entitlement due to your age, disability or receipt of benefits. We accept the following forms of proof.

Proof of address

  • Driver's License
  • Utility Bill issued on the last 3 months
  • NHS Medical card
  • Local authority council tax bill for the current council tax year
  • Bank, Building Society or Credit Union statement or passbook
  • Original mortgage statement from a recognised lender issued for the last full year
  • Solicitor's letter confirming recent house purchase or land registry confirmation of address
  • Council or housing association rent card or tenancy agreement for the current year
  • Benefit book or original notification letter from Benefits Agency
  • Inland Revenue self-assessment or tax demand
  • Electoral Register entry

Proof of Age

  • Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • Driver's License
  • NHS Medical Card
  • Under 11 360 Citycard - Juniors
  • Under 18s Citycard - Juniors
  • Senior Citycard - over 60s

Proof of Disability

  • Blue badge holder
  • Mobility Citycard holder
  • In receipt of Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
  • In receipt of Disability Living Allowance.

Proof of receipt of benefits

  • Universal Credit
  • Income Support Allowance
  • Employment & Support Allowance

If you are unsure please speak to us at on 0115 876 1600, pop into your local centre or drop us an email at sportandleisure@nottinghamcity.gov.uk.

Terms and conditions apply

There are a number of terms and conditions you should be aware of when using our leisure centres. The key ones are listed below with regards to holding an Active Nottingham membership.

  • Replaced lost or stolen wrist bands and key fobs cost £3
  • You must notify us if you move home or your circumstances change with regards to your entitlement to concessions
  • You must notify us if your name or contact details such as address, phone or email change

Price list 2017

Here is a list of our most popular prices (these prices will apply with effect from Monday 10 April 2017):

Pay and Play


Active Nottingham

Full Price

Swimming – Adult & Junior




Swimming –under 5 yrs old and Swim School customers




Paddle for £1 (Clifton, Djanogly, Harvey Hadden)




Family Swim (up to 2 Adults and 3 children)




Fitness class/Aqua Classes








Gym Induction




Fitness class/aqua class




Health Suite - A (Clifton, Harvey Hadden, Southglade, Victoria)




Health Suite - B ( Djanogly, Ken Martin, Tennis Centre)




Little Treasures Soft Play




Opening times

Bank Holiday Opening Times 2017-2018


We have a variety of memberships available to you. We will let you try our facilities before you buy.

Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited access to 8 leisure centres
  • Unlimited access to gym, fitness classes, swimming and health suites
  • One 2 One programme

Memberships Available

Flexible Fitness

12 month agreement



Health and Fitness




(14 months for 12 months)

Health and Fitness Student




Swim and Health Suite




(14 months for 12 months)

Joining Fee




Book and Pay Online

Beat the queues by booking Active Nottingham activities online.  You can search availability 24 hours a day plus book and pay activities up to 7 days in advance.  There is no charge to use the online booking service.

All of the following activities and facilities can be booked online – on mobile app ‘NCCSport’ available in App Store and Google Play and www.booknottinghamsport.co.uk

  • Fitness Classes
  • Swimming
  • Gym and Health Suite (available on the website only)
  • Badminton
  • This Girl Can Swim sessions

Make a booking

If you have already registered, simply click the button below to make a booking. 

Book online – link to www.booknottinghamsport.co.uk

Not registered?

Register for online bookings by completing your details on www.booknottinghamsport.co.uk

You will receive a welcome email with your log in details. You will also need to collect your Active Nottingham wristband, key fob or card from your nearest leisure centre on your first visit. ​​​

Problems booking online?

If you experience any problems making your booking online or cannot cancel/move a booking, please contact Sport and Leisure Customer Services Team by phone 0115 876 1600 (weekdays 8.00am to 8.30pm and 9am-1pm on Saturday/Sunday). 

CredAble Access

Nottingham City Leisure Centres welcome all customers and have an extensive range of facilities and activities to ensure you have an enjoyable visit. We aim to provide the highest possible standards of service to all our customers and we are happy to show anyone around who would like to come and see a facility, to resolve any potential issues or concerns they may have in advance of their visit. All of our leisure centres are accredited facilities and have been verified as being an accessible venue for disabled people by CredAbility – an independent quality mark run by disabled people.

To find out more about CredAble access, please follow the web links below for a centre that you are interested in:

Metro Membership – Nottingham & Derby

From Wednesday 27 June 2017, the Metro Leisure Membership will allow Derby City Council (DCC) and Nottingham City Council (NCC) Gym and Swim members access to each other’s facilities.

For example;
A DCC Gym and Swim member can access any of NCC’s swimming pools and gyms.

A NCC Flexible Fitness member can access any of DCC’s gyms and swimming pools.

What DCC and NCC memberships can be used?

Any member with the following valid memberships are eligible to access the Metro Leisure Membership

 Derby City Council memberships

  • Just Gym
  • Just Swim
  • Mix and Match (Gym & Swim, Gym & Classes, Swim & Classes
  • Full
  • Corporates
  • Employees
  • Students

Nottingham City Council memberships
Flexible Fitness

  • Health and Fitness (annual, monthly and agreement)
  • Swim and Health Suite ((annual, monthly and agreement)
  • Students
  • Corporates
  • Staff
  • Activate Flexible Fitness – 16 years +

What is included in the Membership?
The membership allows access to:

Derby City Council
Gym – Derby Arena, Springwood LC, Queens LC
Swimming – Queens LC 

Nottingham City Council
Gym and Swim – Victoria LC, Southgate LC, Harvey Hadden Sports Village, Ken Martin LC, John Carroll LC, Djanogly Community LC, Clifton LC
Gym – Nottingham Tennis Centre

For more information, please call our Customer Service Team on 0115 876 1600 or visit one of our leisure centres.

You can also download and complete a Metro Membership Form and take it to your nearest NCC leisure centre. Please click here for Metro Membership Form 

New Customer Service Team

Customer Service Team will answer your queries relating to all your bookings, enquiries and membership needs. Contact Customer Service Team on:

Tel: 0115 876 1600 between Monday – Friday 8am – 8.30pm and Saturday – Sunday 9am – 1pm

Email: sportandleisure@nottinghamcity.gov.uk

Social Media: f/nottsport @nottsport insta: sportandleisurenottm

Contact Us

Tel: 0115 876 1600

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