Court Rules, Booking and Policies

Balerno Lawn Tennis Club

This is an OLD version of the BLTC website and is now out of date. 

The new website is

Court Rules

Members and guests only please (except for junior coaching, open days and some open tournaments (e.g. Quorn tournament, Gala Tournament).

  • Ensure gate is locked and let the nets down if you are last to leave the courts
  • When busy, court time 30 minutes
  • Leave courts and nets as you would expect to find them
  • No other games (e.g. football) allowed, no bikes allowed on the courts
  • Please do not tell anyone the keycode to the gate. Knowledge of the keycode is for members only or pre-arranged community use.

Guest Fees

Members can bring up to 3 visitors per month at a cost of:

Adults - £2 per visit

Junior - £1 per visit

Please pay fee to any member of the committee or pay the fee at Balerno Post Office.  No guest may play more than 3 times per season. 

Court Bookings

There is no booking system in operation at the club.  Just turn up and play. If busy, court time should be limited to 30 minutes and doubles play encouraged instead of singles. However, the following times are pre-booked for organised community and club activities:

Monday mornings

10:00 - 11:00

Adult Coaching

Friday afternoons


Junior Coaching - school term time only

Thursday afternoons


Jigsaw nusery court time for pre-school coaching

Wednesday evenings


Adult Club night

Friday evenings


Junior Club night

BLTC Policies

Balerno Tennis Club have the following policies in place.  Please click on the links to view the policies.

Safeguarding Policy (Statement and Policy)

Diversity and Inclusion Policy

Whistleblowing Policy