Free swimming

Brighton & Hove City Council funds free swimming in the city for all children and young people aged 18 and under.

Where children can swim

Children can swim for free at:

  • King Alfred Leisure Centre
  • Prince Regent Swimming Complex
  • St Luke's Community Swimming Pool
  • Saltdean Lido (between May and August)

Supervision at swimming pools

Children under 8 years old must be supervised by a parent or adult (18 years or over) throughout their use of the pool facilities. There's a maximum of 2 children to 1 supervising adult.

The adults supervising must accompany the children in the water.

More information

Find more information on the Free Swimming Scheme, terms and conditions and instructions on how to register on the Freedom Leisure website or by calling 0845 803 5519.

Free Swimming Vouchers at Saltdean Lido can be obtained on entry. You can find more information about the Saltdean Lido voucher scheme, including terms and conditions on the Saltdean Lido website, or by calling 01273 069 984.