Licensing Meets

swim meet            Licensed Meets - Levels and Resources

Licensed Meets are competitive swimming events licensed by Swim England. This means they have to meet certain standards to ensure fair competition.

All licensed meets in London must be registered with the region's Licensing Officer, Jean Scott.

If you are organising a Licensed Meet, or are interested in knowing more about them, the following resources are available to assist you:

Please note that a single application may only cover a series of meets if the conditions, entry/limit times etc are the same.


Applying for a License  Licensing
The Meet Promoter will need to send the following information to . This must be done a ideally TWO MONTHS before the first date of the meet in order to apply for a license. 

Once a license number has been issued the promoter will receive confirmation. The license number can then be included in the published meet conditions and associated documents. 

For more information, please contact the Licensing Officer.


The importance of insurance
All clubs, promoters and competition organisers are reminded that, for insurance purposes, all those volunteering on poolside at any competition must be registered members of an affiliated club or a member of the Institute of Swimming.