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Sport and Leisure

Welcome to Orkney Islands Council Sport and Leisure services.

The Education, Leisure and Housing service within Orkney Islands Council provides opportunities in sport, leisure, health and wellbeing for Orkney, for both residents and visitors.

ActiveLife members have affordable access to a network of Orkney Islands Council and The Pickaquoy Centre leisure facilities across Orkney, and across Scotland at no extra cost thanks to the LeisureLink partnership. For information on the hugely popular ActiveLife membership, in partnership with The Pickaquoy Centre, click on the ActiveLife link below.

To find out more about our other services, click on the headings below:


Book Online

To book Exercise Classes, Single Court Activities, Holiday Programme activities and courses, or to update your details, visit

Or download the iScuba app on Android or iOS

You will need to register before using online booking for the first time:

  1. Click ‘Login/Register’
  2. Enter your email address
  3. Click ‘Forgotten Password’
  4. Enter the email address that you used to register as ActiveLife/non-member user

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