Pricing Policy

The charges are updated each year (normally for April) and indicate the level of charges for the current year.

  1. Venue Hire
    1. Hourly charges, where appropriate, are based on a minimum charge of two hours, with the exception of library and museum bookings within normal opening hours.
    2. For bookings out-with normal facility opening hours or between 9am-12 midnight, an additional hourly staff charge may be applied.
    3. Bar charges will apply when non-alcoholic or alcoholic drinks are being sold.
    4. A fee is payable to the Performing Rights Society when live or recorded music is performed within any ANGUSalive venues. This fee is based on the type of performance/activity, the material played, and where appropriate, box office receipts. All required returns must be submitted within 14 days of the performance to the relevant office. Payment will be requested by invoice.
    5. A fee may be charged for filming within ANGUSalive managed facilities.
    6. Community rate charges will apply to the categories listed below:
      • Local voluntary organisation meetings and events
      • Rehearsals and performances by local music and dramatic groups
      • Local flower, craft, bird or dog shows or similar
      • Weddings, birthday parties or similar family events
    7. Sports bookings by clubs, organisations or individuals using any town hall will be charged at the appropriate area charge. Activity examples being football, badminton, boxing, bowls, martial arts, highland dancing, aerobics and keep fit.
    8. For town hall bookings, customers will be given a 50% discount off hourly, daily and weekly Lesser Town Hall charges if they have also booked the Main Hall.
    9. Commercial rate charges will apply to all bookings run for business, commercial or political purposes, unless otherwise authorised by the Chief Executive, ANGUSalive.
    10. Deposits and full payment will be required, where applicable, to secure bookings.
    11. Birthday parties must be paid in full at time of confirmation of booking.
  2. ANGUSalive Activities, Events and Ticketing
    1. Booking fees may apply.
    2. Cancellation and refund policy will be confirmed at the time of booking.
  3. Sport & Leisure - bACTIVE Membership
    1. bACTIVE is the Sport & Leisure monthly direct debit or annual membership scheme.
    2. Start-up fees for the bACTIVE direct debit scheme will be based on the monthly charges applicable to that membership category.
    3. The annual (12 months) adult, concessionary, joint, junior and family membership charges will be based on 11 times the equivalent monthly charge and paid in full at time of start-up.
    4. A joint membership option for the ANGUSalive bACTIVE scheme will be available for any two people staying at the same address. Proof of address is required.
    5. A family membership option for the ANGUSalive bACTIVE scheme will be available for a maximum of two adults and any children aged 17 or under or still in secondary education staying at the same address. Proof of address is required.
    6. ANGUSalive, Angus Council and Dundee & Angus College employees will be offered a 25% discount on annual or monthly adult, joint and family memberships of the ANGUSalive bACTIVE scheme. This discount does not apply to concessionary or junior membership charges.
    7. Businesses/organisations will be offered a 10% discount off the annual or monthly adult, joint and family membership charges of the ANGUSalive bACTIVE scheme if 10 or more of their employees/members join. This discount does not apply to concessionary or junior membership charges.
    8. Customers referred by their health professional to attend GP referral sessions will be entitled to the GP referral rate for a maximum three month period.
    9. Customers who are registered as Young Carers will be entitled to the relevant bACTIVE membership category for an individual free of charge. Proof of entitlement is required.
    10. bACTIVE members will be offered a 25% discount on personal training and one to one swimming lesson charges.
  4. Sport & Leisure including Countryside Adventure
    1. Access to the health suite includes a free swim at facilities where there is a swimming pool when it is available for public use.
    2. Family rates may be available for up to two adults and three children aged 17 years of age or under.
    3. Junior charges apply to young people aged 17 years or under.
    4. The Angus concessionary entitlement scheme is available to people aged 60 years and over, Registered Unemployed, Full Time Students, and residents in receipt of Working Tax Credit, Disabilities Tax Credit or Income Support. Subject to proof of entitlement and a 12 month fee.
    5. Customers who are registered as Angus Carers will be entitled to concessionary rates. Proof of entitlement is required.
    6. Customers who require assistance when using facilities may apply for the Angus Buddy Scheme. This scheme will allow service users support when attending or taking part in physical activity sessions by allowing the customer have a buddy attend a session with them free of charge.
    7. Angus Gold card holders will be entitled to concessionary swims.
    8. Angus athletes who are in national squads at Scottish, United Kingdom or Great British levels can enrol on the NASA (National Athlete Support - Angus) Scheme. This entitles them to free use of sport & leisure facilities relevant to their training programme as agreed with an ANGUSalive sports development officer.
    9. The minimum charge when booking sports facilities and synthetic pitches will be based on the following occupancies:
      • Main halls - 10
      • Half main hall - 5
      • Full synthetic pitch Arbroath, Brechin & Forfar - 22
      • Half synthetic pitch Arbroath, Brechin, & Forfar - 14
      • Quarter synthetic pitch Arbroath, Brechin & Forfar - 10
      • Full synthetic pitch Webster's - 14
      • Half synthetic pitch Webster's - 10
  5. Sport & Leisure - Clubs
    1. Clubs must be registered for the Angus ACE (Angus Club Excellence) awards to be entitled to make block bookings at club charges.
    2. Clubs will be charged the mixed rate when 50% or more of the participants attending the session are aged 17 or under.
    3. Any teams using grass pitches and changing rooms to play competitive match during the relevant sporting season must pay the seasonal charge in advance.