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    We help create the conditions for effective safety management.

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    We work with our partners to educate and inform.

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    We promote spectator safety and accessible stadia.

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    We advise on sports ground safety design and management .

The Sports Grounds Safety Authority (SGSA) is the UK Government’s expert body on safety at sports grounds.

We write guidance including the Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds (the “Green Guide”) and carry out a range of statutory functions in relation to football in England and Wales and advisory functions in relation to other sports both within the UK and internationally. 

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SGSA Licences

SGSA Chief Executive, Karen Eyre-White signing licences for 94 grounds in England & Wales
The SGSA issues licences to 94 grounds in England & Wales.

Some thoughts on The Last Mile.

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An article by Andrew Amery, Director R3S Global Ltd

Safety Manager Toolbox - What is your score?

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The latest in our series of Safety Manager Toolbox articles.

Reflections after a year as Chief Executive

SGSA Chief Executive, Karen Eyre-White
Reflections on her first year with the SGSA from Chief Executive, Karen Eyre-White.