The Principles of Good Governance for Sport and Recreation is an essential tool for any sport and recreation organisation that aspires to the highest standards of governance and organisational performance.
The Benchmarking Tool is an online self-assessment that will help identify strengths and weaknesses of current governance practice and improve it when needed.
There are seven guiding principles in The Principles, quite similar to The Voluntary Code of Good Governance, but they have been refreshed and aligned to the sector today and provide a greater level of practical guidance.
Learn how you can sign up or reaffirm your commitment to The Principles of Good Governance for Sport and Recreation.
The case studies showcase how organisations can use The Principles to work on practical aspects of governance whether it’s leadership development, board changes or appointing directors. The below examples demonstrate how boards can apply elements of the principles and build better and sustainable boards.
We've prepared responses to some of the most frequently asked questions regarding The Principles.
The 2017-18 Governance Training and Events Programme has been created to provide individuals from any size and type of organisation with a means to achieving the gold standard of governance. The programme is hosted over a variety of platforms, and draws upon content from both The Principles and good governance themes; its functionality is to upskill and progress the knowledge of its participants, with an aim to generate wider governance discussions.
You can download The Principles of Good Governance for Sport and Recreation or use our online version.
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