Reopening of pitches

In line with government and FA guidance, Liverpool City Council's grass football and Lifestyles 3G pitches will reopen on Saturday 3rd April 2021 for official weekend fixtures. Read the guidance, rules, fee updates and more

Football pitches for hire

Smokefree Sidelines Liverpool

We have a range of expertly managed and maintained grass football pitches with changing facilities for hire in 19 locations across Liverpool.

These pitches are for adult football teams. For enquiries about junior pitch hire please email

How to apply

Pitches are available for hire on alternate weekends for one season. Please read the policies and conditions below as you must agree to them before you apply.

Applications for hire of pitches between September 2021 and May 2022 can be submitted from 1st June 2021 and must be received by 10th September 2021.

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Apply to hire a pitch 

When are the pitches available?

  • Weekend opening: Saturday 11th September 2021 until Sunday 8th May 2022
  • Christmas break: Sunday 19th December 2021 until Saturday 9th January 2022

Please refer the Covid-19 guidance at the top of this page.

How much?

Rates for season 2021/2022
Pitch name Facilities Category Cost for hire on alternate weekends
(* = discounted rate for full payment on booking)
  • Lower Breck
  • Newsham Park
  • Scargreen
  • William Collins
  • Bill Shankly Step 7
  • Carr Lane East
Upgraded pitch, showers and toilets A £600 per season (*£570)
  • Barnham Drive
  • Bill Shankly (excludes Step 7)
  • Joe Stone
  • Thomas Lane
  • Clubmoor Recreation Ground
  • Little Heath
  • Maiden/Townsend Lane
Pitch, showers and toilets B £450 per season (*£430)
  • Park View
  • Sandown Lane
  • Springwood Recreation Ground
  • Sudley Estate and Wood Lane
  • Long Lane Garston
Pitch only C £300 per season (*£290)

Smokefree Sidelines Liverpool

Smokefree Sidelines Liverpool has been introduced to ensure that all children and young people can participate in sport without breathing in other people's smoke. We respectfully ask spectators to not smoke or vape on the sidelines. Find out more.

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If we have already sent you an invoice for pitch hire, please use the button below to pay it now.

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