Northumberland Badminton Association is the official organisation for the sport of badminton covering the “sporting” county of Northumberland, which consists of Northumberland, Newcastle and North Tyneside council areas.

The Association’s Officers are all volunteers and are elected every year at the Annual General Meeting where every affiliated Badminton Club in the County has a vote.

NBA provides an extensive range of competitive and training opportunities for all ages and abilities from beginners to experienced county standard players and from Juniors through Seniors to Masters.  Everything we do is fully in line with Badminton England’s policies on:


The County’s activities are overseen by a Management Committee and a number of Sub-committees. Use the menu items above to access more detailed information.


To promote and develop the sport of Badminton in the County of Northumberland


Northumberland County Badminton Association promotes, facilitates and develops the playing of badminton regardless of age, race, gender or ability.


  • To increase the number of people playing badminton in schools, sports centres and in clubs and in the number affiliated to the Association.
  • To provide opportunities for all players to reach their maximum capability and be able to compete at higher levels.
  • To provide a range of opportunities for competitive play for all ages and abilities.
  • To build a team of dedicated volunteers to manage and support the work of the Association to help achieve its objectives.
  • To ensure adequate funding is available and invested wisely to support the aims of the Association.
  • To continue to update at least annually our Development Plan to improve and develop all the activities of the Association against which the Association’s business will be managed.