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Our Governance

Advisory Panels

Paddle UK has expert panels that advise us on subjects such as Safeguarding Case Management and Safety. You can find these Advisory Panels and their

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Coaching Committees

Here you can find information and terms of reference for a range of coaching specific committees that guide the development of coaching at Paddle UK.

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Competition International Panels

International Panels consult and then draft and propose the selection policy for all GBR Teams in Sprint, Paracanoe and Slalom respectively. Each panel conducts meetings to select GBR international

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Honours and Awards Panels

Find below panels Paddle UK uses when it comes to allocating honours and awards on individuals or institutions. National Honours and Awards Panel (NHAP) The

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Privacy Centre

Paddle UK is a trading name of British Canoeing which is registered as a data controller with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) with the registered

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Contact Paddle UK

If you have a question about our Governance, or are seeking a report or content you can’t find related to our internal governance, please contact us using the online form linked below

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Membership is determined by where you live in the UK. So, enter your residential postcode below and we can signpost you. Note that Scotland and Northern Ireland membership do not come with a waterways licence. No licence is required to paddle in these countries. Only waterways in England and Wales require a licence. If you are unsure use our waterways licence look up.

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Paddle Scotland

As you reside in POSTCODE you need to join Paddle Scotland. Note that Scotland membership doesn’t include a waterways licence. No licence is needed to paddle in Scotland.

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As you reside in POSTCODE you need to join Paddle Northern Ireland. Note that Northern Ireland membership doesn’t include a waterways licence. No licence is needed to paddle in Northern Ireland.

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Canoe Wales

As you reside in POSTCODE you need to join Canoe Wales.

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