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Swim memberships

Published October 26, 2019 5.00am

Swimming memberships are a great option if you swim regularly, and don't use the gym or group exercise classes.

How to join

Sign-up for a gym or swim membership online - the quickest and easiest way to get a leisure membership, or call into one of our leisure centres.

Swimming membership

A swimming membership includes unlimited swimming (during general swimming times) and aqua classes at any of  the following leisure centres:

  • Consett
  • Freeman's Quay
  • The Louisa Centre (Stanley)
  • Spennymoor
  • Newton Aycliffe
  • Teesdale
  • Chester-le-Street
  • Woodhouse Close Leisure Complex

Swimming membership charges

 Monthly payment
12 month contract£22.50
No contract (pay monthly)£27.50
12 month contract - concessions*£15.00
12 month contract - Corporate membership£18.50
No contract (pay monthly) - concessions*£20.00
Annual paid in full£270
Annual paid in full concessions*£180
Annual paid in full Corporate membership£220

Who can join?

If you are 16 years or above, you can take sign up for a swim membership. If you are 11- 15 years please see our Young Lifestyle membership.

Concessions include:

  • Under 19 years
  • Over 60 years
  • Registered disabled
  • A carer
  • In receipt of some benefits, including Income Support

Visit Leisure centre pricing guide for a full list of eligibility criteria. 

Contract types

When you've chosen your swimming membership, there are two different contract types, and you may pay less because you come under a concession.

12 month contract

If you commit to a 12 month swimming contract, you sign up to the membership for 12 months, with your membership payment taken out of your account each month for a year. Download the  Icon for pdf Swim Membership Terms and Conditions (PDF, 206.9kb)  and Icon for pdf Swim Membership - 12 Month Contract Payment Terms and Conditions (PDF, 168.0kb) .

No contract (pay monthly)

If you do not want to commit to a 12 month swimming membership, you can now take advantage of our no-contract membership. Download the Icon for pdf Swim Membership Terms and Conditions (PDF, 206.9kb)  and  Icon for pdf Swim Membership - Non Contract Payment Terms and Conditions (PDF, 110.5kb) .

This offers you the flexibility to use the swimming facilities for as long or as little as you want. You can take out a non-contract membership from as little as one to 12 months with a cancellation period of 30 days' notice.

Terms and conditions

Full details of our terms and conditions can be found on our Leisure memberships - terms and conditions page. To cancel your membership, please contact your leisure centre.

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