Life Leisure is the trading name for Stockport Active CIC which is a Community Interest Company, formed in 2021, and is wholly owned by Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council. As a CIC, our emphasis is to provide high quality leisure facilities and programmes across the borough. Being a CIC means that all revenue generated is reinvested back into services and the wider community, we exist to benefit our local community in Stockport.

We are focused on promoting our facilities and sport and leisure to families and individuals of all ages and backgrounds. We operate a social inclusive approach to ensure equality of opportunity for all and we openly value diversity so that everyone can enjoy the benefits of participating in sports and leisure activities.

Over the past 18 years, Life Leisure  has reached and impacted local communities both within the Stockport boundary and further afield and has had an immense impact on tens of thousands of individuals as we work to improve their lives for the better.

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Our Vision & Our Mission

Our Vision

  • We are Life Leisure. We live for fitness. We live for sport. We live for improving the lives of the people around us.

Our Mission

  • To provide high quality, excellent value, accessible fitness clubs and sports centres with one aim in mind - TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR OUR CUSTOMERS.
  • To champion and provide opportunities for disadvantaged individuals and communities with one aim in mind - TO IMPROVE THEIR QUALITY OF LIFE.

Life Leisure run an extensive mix of sports and leisure facilities, ranging from small community recreation centres to large multi use state of the art sport and leisure facilities. In addition we deliver sporting activities and health programmes of the highest quality to those people who for one reason or another cannot access a local facility.

Sport Development Strategic Plan 2015-2020 (pdf)

lifeLEISURE Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) Policy(pdf)

lifeLEISURE Gender Pay Gap Report (pdf)

Life Leisure is the trading name of Stockport Active CIC, registered in England, Company No. 13406058 (VAT no. 396 872 921). Registered Business Address: Life Leisure Head Office, Life Leisure Houldsworth Village, Broadstone Road, Reddish, SK5 7AT. Registered Office: Legal & Democratic Services, Town Hall, Edward Street, Stockport, United Kingdom, SK1 3XE.