Safeguarding and Protection in Tennis

The LTA strives to ensure that all children, young people and adults at risk are safeguarded from abuse and have an enjoyable tennis experience. 

Everyone who is involved in tennis has a shared responsibility to support this by promoting the welfare of all children, young people and adults at risk. 

On this page you can find links to the following areas:

  1. Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks - required for anyone wanting to work (paid or voluntary) with children.

  2. Safeguarding & Protection resources - download useful policies, documents and guidance for Tennismark and best practice.

  3. Welfare Officers - information and support for Welfare Officers or anyone thinking of taking on the role.

  4. Safeguarding & Protection FAQs - find answers to some of the most common questions.

  5. Safeguarding & Protection in Tennis training - book onto a course to ensure you have the necessary skills and knowledge.

LTA Safeguarding Team

T: 0208 487 7000