To assist with the development of new facilities, England Netball has adopted the four categories of Facility Classification established by Sport England in conjunction with a number of sports’ governing bodies. The four categories are based on the levels of play a facility is designed to accommodate.
|Competition Level||Training Level||Netball Design Guidance|
Suitable for recreational leagues,workplace events and junior district level competition.
|Suitable for recreational programmes and community club training.|
Suitable for competitive play up to senior County Clubs’ League.
|Suitable for club training (up to County level) and County performance programmes (indoor only)|
|Premier||Suitable for Regional and National League competition.||Suitable for Regional and National Club training. Regional performance programmes and Superleague development squads.
|Indoor Premier Courts|
||Suitable for Super League fixtures and International competition.||Suitable for National performance programmes and Superleague Clubs.||International Courts|
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