The Compliance Department is responsible for governance within the organisation and deals with the following matters:

  • Safeguarding
  • Equality
  • Disciplinary
  • Anti-doping
  • Subject Access Requests
  • Complaints

Compliance team

They are responsible for handling enquiries relating to disciplinary and safeguarding cases. If you have any queries relating to safeguarding procedures or concerns about any adult’s or child’s welfare, or any disciplinary issues, please contact them on 01526 354500 or 01526 351813 or email

They are also responsible for enquiries relating to eligibility for DBS checks, the DBS application process or access to Safeguarding and Protecting Children Workshops. If you wish to establish whether any of your volunteers or staff require DBS checks, please visit the information on this site under For Golf Clubs/Safeguarding Children/Vetting Staff and Volunteers.

We handle enquiries relating to equality, anti-doping, and subject access requests. If you have any queries. please contact the Compliance Office on 01526 354500 or 01526 351824 or email

England Golf achieve the Preliminary Equality Standard

This is the framework for assisting sports organisations to widen access and reduce inequalities in sport and physical activity from under represented individuals, groups and communities.

  • England Golf Trust
  • Sport England
  • Woodhall Spa
  • GolfMark
  • Get into Golf