About Us

NICSSA (Northern Ireland Civil Service Sports Association) is the largest public sector sport and leisure organisation in Ireland and operates across the region from their head quarters at The Pavilion, Stormont.  They exist to improve the health and wellbeing of its members and their families by developing and promoting a wide range of high quality and affordable sporting, leisure and lifestyle opportunities.

Over the past 60 years NICSSA has grown from offering a small number of sports with a small team of staff to being a multiple sports, health, wellbeing and leisure business.   For a full list of all workplace and sports clubs click here.

NICSSA remains at the heart of voluntary, non profit making organisation providing a wide range of service and facilities to our core membership of 10,000 helping and encouraging members to participate in sport and physical activity, get involved in fun events and activities, avail of the members offers and discounts and embrace a healthy lifestyle.  For a full list of membership benefits click here.

NICSSA also place a strong emphasis on sharing their Head Quarters at The Pavilion, Stormont with the local community , contributing to the principles of developing sport for all ages and levels of ability, hosting a wide range of community and sports governing bodies initiatives from grassroots to international level, supporting cross-community work & local charities with their fund-raising activity, helping to improve individual & corporate health and wellbeing in the local population and playing our part in the promotion of Northern Ireland as an international venue for sport and culture events. Find out more about the first class facilities at The Pavilion, Stormont, which include Activ Health ClubWhistle’s Bar and RestaurantPlayBall,  &  25 acres of Sports Grounds.
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