What is SafeGolf ?

SafeGolf is a partnership of UK and Ireland golf bodies committed to promoting a safe and positive environment for all those participating, working and volunteering in the sport of golf.


Members of SafeGolf include; England Golf, Wales Golf, Scottish Golf, Golf Ireland, The Professional Golfers’ Association, Ladies European Tour, The Golf Foundation, Golf Club Managers’ Association, the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association and The R&A.

Accredited Coaches

The latest copies of SafeGolf Accredited Coaches are available to download as pdf files.
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Share a Concern or Seek Advice

Do you have a concern about the welfare of any participant in golf?


Are you concerned about the behaviour or practice of a coach, volunteer, organiser, parent or a player?

Complete this form and a representative will be in touch.

    SafeGolf Governance Department may use the information in this form (together with other information they obtain as a result of any investigation) to investigate the alleged incident and to take whatever action is deemed appropriate, in accordance with their Children and Young People Safeguarding Policy and Procedures.

    Strict confidentiality will be maintained and information will be shared on a need to know basis in the interests of safeguarding and in accordance with the companys data protection policy. This may involve disclosing certain information to a number of organisations and individuals including relevant clubs and County bodies, individuals that are the subject of an investigation and/or Statutory agencies such as the Police and Childrens Social Care.