Be Active Card & SCTC Membership

Thank you for considering applying for a Be Active Card along with membership of Southwark City Tennis Club.  Be Active's site in Burgess Park is an LTA registered accredited venue and our staff are qualified and with the appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service checks (formerly CRB).  We have the following membership types


Annual - one payment to cover a year from when you join

Family - £42, Adult - £30, Concession - £12, Juniors - £12 and Aylesbury Estate residents - free.

Rolling - a Quarterly direct debit payment, no contract and you can terminate at any time.

 Family - £10.50, Adult - £7.50, Concession - £3, Juniors - £3 and Aylesbury Estate residents - free.


Be Active acts as an agent for Southwark City Tennis Club, a registered charity, and forwards a payment of £5 per person for Family and adult memberships and £2.50 for juniors and concessions to the charity.  


Information on our Safeguarding Policy is on and this includes contacts for reporting any concerns.


The benefits of a Be Active Card are:

  • Discount on coaching courses  (ongoing)
  • Discount on court bookings at Burgess Park Tennis Centre (ongoing)
  • League teams (men’s, women’s and mixed as well as juniors)
  • Free repressurising of tennis balls.  Save money and help the environment! If you have a can of balls where the felt is still good but they have lost their zip please bring them in and we will repressurise them for you, this can be done more than once.  Each ball must be clearly marked ideally in their tin, note we need to do batches of 60 and the process takes about 4 days.  We aim to get the balls back to you in a week on average.  Subject to fair use! 
  • Ball machine hire and free session your membership entitles you to a free hour to practice with the ball machine (court hire needed).  The normal hire charge is £5.  
  • Membership of the Lawn Tennis Association, if desired.  Noting that members need to register with the LTA themselves after obtaining their Be Active Card.  This can be done using the LTA Registered Venue reference "Burgess Park Tennis Centre - SE5 7LA" from the drop down list.  Full details are on
  • Wimbledon Ballot (For anyone who is a Junior (11-17) or Adult (18+) British Tennis Member, linked to Burgess Park Tennis Centre and Opted In by 22 February 2019 will be included in the ballot held in April/May.  Members are responsible for the Opting In themselves.

The benefits of Southwark City Tennis Club membership are:

  • Voting rights at meetings (age 16+)
  • Eligibility for league teams and club championships
  • An opportunity to support and be involved with a dynamic and inclusive charity to promote the sport and healthy activity.

Requires acceptance of our Code of Conduct


To apply please complete the online form below.  You will then be asked to make payment based on the type of Card chosen. 

Hard copy of membership form
If you would prefer to post a membership application with a cheque then please download the pdf attached.
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