Cycle & Scooter Parking for Sports Clubs

Closed 18 Feb 2021

Opened 11 Jan 2021


We are delighted to have been awarded funding from the National Transport Authority to deliver cycle and scooter parking to sports clubs in Dublin city. This will allow us to support an increasing number of sports clubs who are promoting active travel among their members. 

If your club would like cycle and/or scooter parking, please ask your club management to complete the online application form at the end of this page to register your interest.

Who can apply?

  • This round of funding is only open to sports clubs.
  • If you are a school that would like cycle parking, please see our Cycle & Scooter Parking for Schools programme
  • If you have a suggestion for cycle parking in a public place, please see our website for information on how to make a request.

Cycle parking

DCC provides free-standing Sheffield stands to your club, as shown in the photo. Cycle parking is available in either junior or standard sizes. Please see the document at the end of this page for more information on the dimensions of the various stands available. 

This photo shows a cycle rack with five stands in a school yard.

Scooter parking 

DCC is now also providing scooter parking to clubs. The scooter stands provided hold 20 scooters and are approximately 1 metre long. 

This photo shows a scooter parking rack in a school yard. It is holding a number of scooters.

What DCC will do:

  • We will supply cycle and/or scooter parking stands to your club free of charge. 
  • We will arrange free delivery of the stands to your club.
  • We will provide clubs with instructions on how to install the stands. 

What the club needs to do:

  • It is the club's responsibility to install the stands once they are delivered.
  • Once the stands are delivered to the club, they become the club's responsibility. Clubs need to sign a waiver to accept responsibility for the stands as part of the application process.
  • Promote active travel among their members.
  • Send on a photo of the stands in use.
  • Complete a follow-up survey after the stands have been delivered. 


  • Interested clubs complete the online application form.
  • Clubs will be notified about the success of their application.
  • The cycle and/or scooter parking racks will be delivered to clubs.
  • Clubs send in a photo of the cycle / scooter parking in use.  


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