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Sport Northern Ireland


Affiliate Member

Sport Northern Ireland (formerly the Sports Council for Northern Ireland) has been in business for twenty five years.  Sport NI has three policy objectives:

  • to increase and sustain committed participation, especially amongst young people
  • to raise the standards of sporting excellence
  • to promote the good reputation and efficient administration of sport

To achieve its overall aim of developing sport from grass-roots to elite standard, Sport NI works closely with other organisations.

Its main partners include:

  • district councils
  • education and library boards
  • governing bodies of sport
  • government departments and statutory agencies
  • voluntary clubs and organisations
  • the education sector
  • the commercial sector

Sport NI is also responsible for distributing Lottery Sports Fund awards.

Contact Details:

Head Office
William Devlin
Sport Northern Ireland
House of Sport
Upper Malone Road
N Ireland

Tel  +44 (0) 2890 383834