ukactive information notes

We regularly produce guidance documents for our members of key issues regarding health, safety, quality standards and legal issues.

Health Commitment Statement (HCS)

Considering whether you should use the Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire (PARQ)?

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ukactive and ASA report

Want to know more about the trends impacting participation in swimming?

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Clear Safety Area for Treadmills

Need the answer to how much space should you leave behind a treadmill?

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Cosmetic procedures

Diversifying your offer into beauty treatments?

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Eating Disorders Guidance

ISRM (Institute of Sport & Recreation Management) produced guidance in association with the ukactive, Anorexia Bulimia Care, and REPs on how to manage gym users with a suspected eating disorder.

 

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Pool Water Treatment Advisory Group

Want to know what temperature you need to heat your pool to?

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Guidance on unfair terms in health and fitness club agreements

What do I need to put into contracts for customers using a gym? What does a fair gym contract look like?

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Regulation of Sunbed use in Sunbed premises in Scotland

Want to know regulations for the use of sunbeds in Scotland?

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Sunbeds (Regulation) Act 2010

Want to know regulations for the use of sunbeds in England and Wales?

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Fitness and exercise spaces

How should I design my gym spaces?

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Music Licensing: A Guide to PRS, PPL and VPL

What licences do I need to use music in my facility? Confused by PPL, PRS and VPL?

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Revision of HSG179 Managing Health and Safety in Swimming Pools

ukactive have worked with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) in providing feedback on health and safety directives and standards from an industry perspective with the help of operators of facilities.

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Children in Gyms

In 2012 the ukactive launched a set of guidelines for our members providing access to children for gym-based activities.

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