Return to Play Guidance

Updated 14th May 2021

As we move further out of lockdown, we must continue to proceed with caution to protect all involved. Individual circumstances and views regarding returning to the sport must be respected.

We have made several changes to our guidance documents (found below) that are active from 17th May 2021.

Please continue to act responsibility and encourage those within your club or organisation to do the same.

If you have any questions or circumstances that our guidance does not cover, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at

Current Guidance Documents

Download Summary of Changes (Indoor and Outdoor) from 17th May 2021 by clicking here.

Indoor – Download Indoor Return to Play Guidance, Version 9 by clicking here.

Outdoor – Download Outdoor Activity Guidance, Version 2 by clicking here.

Club Support

Club PPE Grant

Grant of £100 to contribute towards purchasing essential personal protective equipment (PPE) and cleaning equipment. To access this grant, please complete the Goalball UK COVID-19 club registration form.

Dedicated Contact

We have set up a dedicated COVID-19 email to deal with all enquiries related to return to play. This will help us manage your enquiry and provide a response ASAP. It will also allow us to create a FAQ section on this page as we progress through the process.

Return to Play Webinar

Thank you to those who attended the return to play webinar 26th August 2020. The recording can be found via the Youtube video below.

Useful Resources & FAQ’s

This section hosts a number of documents and links to support your club or organisation return to play.

We have also created a frequently asked questions page that can be found following the link here: