Basketball England Services.

Thank you for wanting to find out more about the services offered by Basketball England.


We have over 100 services to help you get the most from your basketball and develop our great game. This range of service covers all levels and abilities across the player, coaching and officiating pathway – from beginners to those aspiring to be involved in international basketball. 

These services are listed below under 15 categories. Some of these services are available online, others by phone or face-to-face meetings and facilitation, training and education. Many involve school/grass roots community programmes, local and national leagues, competitions, talent and national team services.

The services are reviewed over the season, so these are subject to changes over time.

National Teams +

Player recruitment 


Medical and player welfare

National Team logistics 

Risk assessment 

Travel insurance

Medical screening

Strength and Conditioning advice

Physio support  

For more information on National Teams, please email

Campaign services and promoting your club +

Women & Girls Campaign

For more information on our current campaigns and services, please email

Promoting and advocating for basketball +

Marketing and Comms services

For more information on this area, please email

Talent +

Player recruitment


Player tracking and depth chart analysis

Player development feedback

National Team selection

Medical screening

S&C services

Physio services

Aspire – player development

For more information on Talent, please email

Opportunities to start playing +

Slam Jam

Join a club - club finder

For more information on opportunities to start playing, please email

Officiating +

Recruitment - Officials

Education & Training Programmes

Development Programmes

Deployment Service for officials

Referee assessor service

For more information on Officiating, please email

Protecting our members +

Safeguarding and Welfare services

Liability cover

Public indemnity insurance for up to £1m

Insurance hotline

Legal advice

Complaints and conflict resolution services

For more information on protecting our members, please email

Community basketball +

Satellite clubs

Slam Jam

For more information on Community Basketball, please email

Facility, kit and equipment services +

New facility designs and hall specifications

Hall refurbishment

Advice on equipment

Basketball England Floor hire

Technical advice

Outdoor court campaign

Participation/demand data

For more information on Facilities, Kit and Equipment, please email

Membership support +

Advice on accessing external funding

Basketball England Assist Fund

Assistance with any major bids for resources

For more information on Membership Support, please email 

Facility, kit and equipment services

This service provides support to you if you are seeking to create a business case for improve your playing environment, build new facilities or upgrade your hall in terms of equipment, flooring or compliance with league and FIBA standards.

We also have a FIBA approved portable for available for hire for any special events, finals or support to other sports if they need a high quality wood sprung floor.

Please contact Peter Griffiths on if you require any advice on these services. We are developing online tools and specifications so you can access this support 24/7.

Governance Services

As a National Governing body we shape and regulate policies, rules, regulations, standards and professional conduct in the game. These requirements help everyone get the best form their basketball and provide a safe, fun and where appropriate, competitive environment. Underpinning principles for these standards include equality of opportunity for all, compliance with the UK Governance Code for Sport and assisting the membership and sport as a whole to adopt good practice to make the game fun, fair and sustainable. The governance services include

  • Provision of playing standards, appropriate rules and regulations for all leagues and competitions
  • Supporting clubs to operate effectively providing advice on complying with GDPR, protecting young people and vulnerable adults, running your club, adopting constitutions, legal status, liability, finding resources, complying with the law, enforcing codes of conduct, protecting the games reputation, being transparent about all the NGB decisions and processes to develop the game and support our members

To find out more about any of the services listed above, please contact us and we'll be happy to help