Our memberships give you the greatest access to our fitness facilities at the best prices. We won’t tie you into a long-term contract, nor do we charge a joining fee.

We have three types of membership - gym unlimited, swim unlimited and all-inclusive membership which gives you access to it all.

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Our memberships

All Inclusive

This membership gives you access to all our fitness centres, group exercise classes and swimming pools across the district. Please visit the Harrogate Leisure and Wellness Centre page to find out about memberships specifically for this venue.

Gym unlimited membership

This membership gives you access to all our fitness centres.

Swim unlimited membership

Our swim-only memberships offer unlimited access to our swimming pools across the district within the timetabled sessions.

Junior gym membership

Junior all-inclusive memberships are currently not available at Knaresborough Leisure and Wellness Centre and Harrogate Leisure and Wellness Centre.

If you are aged between 12 and 15, this specialised membership is just for you, whatever your ability level. It is designed to help you feel more confident, boost energy levels and improve sport-related performance.

Before you start, a parent or guardian will have to sign a consent form and you will need an induction with an instructor. During the induction the instructor will create a relevant training programme based on your physical ability, capability, and gym experience; this will be reviewed like any other membership.

This membership includes swimming whenever the swim programme permits and use of the gym at any time.

Junior memberships: £23 per month

You should read our terms and conditions and customer charter.

Fitness classes are included in the all-inclusive membership. Gym unlimited and swim unlimited members or non-members can access classes from £7.45.

Take a look at what is included in each membership

What is included in each membership All-inclusive Gym only Swim only
Annual membership

Concession: £398.40

Concession: £294.40

Concession: £294.40

Two six month payments £249
Concession: £199.20

Concession: £146.70

Concession:  £146.70

Monthly direct debit

Concession: £35.95

Concession: £27.70

Concession: £27.70

Induction and personal fitness programme Included Included Included
40% discount code for YorkTest Included Included Included
Thrive Mental Wellbeing app 12-month discount Included Included Included
Gym Included Included Not included
Swimming pool (excluding fun sessions) Included Not included Included
Les Mills Included Not included Not included
Group exercise classes Included Not included Not included
Access to the sauna and steam room Included Not included Not included

Pay as you go prices

Activity Adult Concession Child

Swim session



£3.00 (under 3 years old free)

Family ticket

£15.25 (includes two adults and up to three children)

Not applicable

Not applicable

Fun session (aqua run inflatable in the main pool)


Not applicable




Not applicable

Not applicable

Shower (non-members)


Not applicable

Not applicable

Gym session



Not applicable

Day pass (includes access to gym and swimming pool)



Not applicable

Fitness classes


Not applicable

Not applicable

Sauna and steam room £13.25 Not applicable Not applicable

Concessionary entitlements

To qualify for a concession membership or concession prices at the site, please see below the requirements and evidence needed.

Concession Proof or evidence
Student members - full-time education 18 years and over Official documentation of full-time student status, for example, enrolment letter, student card
66 years and over Official documentation showing date of birth, for example, driving licence, passport etc
In full-time education - under 18 years Official documentation of full-time student status, for example, enrolment letter, student card, ID
Registered unemployed/job seekers allowance Qualifying stamp on application form
DLA/PIP recipients Notification letter and a recent bank statement showing the benefit paid in
Carers allowance Recent bank statement showing the benefit paid in
Employment and support allowance Blue badge (disability living allowance only)
Income support Current allowance book
Working tax credit Official documentation and proof of ID
Housing benefit Official documentation and proof of ID
Council tax reduction Official documentation and proof of ID
NHS tax credit exemption Official documentation and proof of ID

Corporate memberships

Are you looking to support your team and unlock their potential? Unlimit their wellbeing with a Brimhams Active Corporate Membership!

Improving the physical and mental health of your people helps to support a great work-life balance and can help your workforce feel happier, more productive and valued. As an employer, you can see the benefits when it comes to attentive, energised staff and a reduction in sick leave and long-term health problems.

In addition to providing discounted corporate membership rates for your teams, we would be delighted to discuss how we can provide bespoke corporate packages, supported by our experienced and knowledgeable team including office-based wellbeing reviews and activities.

Any company can sign up for our corporate membership plans, and it is easy to get up and running. We do require a minimum of 15 members to start a corporate membership.

Simply submit a request and we can start the conversation!

If you would like to discuss a corporate partnership with us, please do not hesitate to reach out to us by emailing

Our corporate partnerships

Our current corporate partners are listed below. If you work for one of the following employers, you will be entitled to 15% off a full-price membership. All we require is for you to bring relevant identification (ideally photographic if possible) of your employment with one of the following businesses when you join.

  • North Yorkshire Council
  • NHS or Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust
  • Wolseley
  • Police Federation
  • Blue Light
  • Labcoup
  • Active Life
  • Sunflower Nursery
  • Grantley Hall
  • Ripon Running Club
  • Harrogate Triathlon Club
  • Belzona
  • Harrogate BID
  • North Yorkshire Sport

Membership benefits

YorkTest is the UK's leading food intolerance and allergy test provider that work with you to optimise your diet and help take control of your health and wellbeing.

If you are not sure why you are feeling unwell with headaches and nausea or suffering from fatigue, digestive issues or skin conditions their premium food intolerance test will find out if you have an intolerance to over 200 food and drink ingredients (100 ingredients in the junior food intolerance test). You will also receive a consultation with a nutritional therapist to discuss your results.

Other health tests available include a food allergy test, essential health check, stress test, inflammation test, diabetes test, menopause test, thyroid test, Covid-19 immunity tracker test and a complete health and nutrition bundle.

These are all easily taken at home and each kit contains everything you need to supply a small finger-prick blood sample along with a return envelope to send to the YorkTest laboratory for analysis. Your results then come back within seven working days with information to help you get your wellbeing back on track.

When you join Brimhams Active you will receive your YorkTest discount code from our team to use at the checkout on their website

This discount is available to all Brimhams Active members only for home health tests and no other products.

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Health commitment statement

Our commitment to you

We will respect your personal decisions, and allow you to make your own decisions about what exercise you can carry out. However, we ask you not to exercise beyond what you consider to be your own abilities.

We will make every reasonable effort to ensure that our equipment and facilities are in a safe condition for you to use and enjoy.

Our team of qualified exercise professionals are trained to the current fitness industry standards as set out by the register of exercise professionals.

If you inform us that you have a disability that you feel puts you at a disadvantage when trying to access our equipment and facilities, we will, in line with our equality duty and policy, consider, and where possible, implement any adjustments that we are reasonably able to make to assist you.

Your commitment to us

You should not exercise beyond your own abilities. If you know or are concerned that you have a medical condition that might interfere with you exercising safely before you use our equipment and facilities you should get advice from a relevant medical professional and follow that advice.

You should ask a Brimhams Active team member if there is any equipment that you are unsure how to use.

Exercise carries its own risks. You should not carry out any activities which you have been told are not suitable for you.

You should let us know immediately if you feel unwell when using our equipment or facilities. Our team members are not qualified doctors, but there will always be at least one team member available who has received first-aid training and will be able to assist you.

If you have a disability, you must follow any reasonable instructions to allow you to exercise safely.

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