About Newforge - general information

Newforge is home to The Royal Ulster Constabulary Athletic Association Limited (the Association) incorporating the Police Service of Northern Ireland. The Newforge complex is comprised of the main building (containing conference rooms, meeting rooms, restaurant and wellbeing services); and various sport grass sports pitches outdoors.

Charitable Objects

The Association has a number of charitable objects which it aims to achieve:

To promote the advancement of amateur sport by the provision of sporting facilities, events, activities and resources and by providing assistance to amateur sporting groups for the benefit of the public at large;

To promote community development and citizenship by encouraging participation in sports and recreation through providing and developing facilities;

To promote the effectiveness of charities and the effective use of charitable resources by supporting and assisting other charitable organisations through provision of facilities and resources for activities including fundraising, events and meetings;

To promote community engagement and understanding of the police family and build relationships through participation in sporting and recreational activities by working in partnership with the local community including youth organisations, community groups, charities, schools and sports and recreational organisations;

To promote the advancement of health and well-being by promoting community participation in healthy recreation by providing facilities and resources for sports and recreation.

Newforge Sports Pitches

Newforge offers grass sports pitches for football, rugby, cricket, and bowls. To view our pitch facilities please click here

Newforge Building

Newforge provides a setting and facility to host a wide range of events from meetings, conferences & private functions; to dining, sporting and team building/wellbeing activities. Newforge Country Club boasts four function suites, catering for 30 to 250 people. We also have a number of smaller meeting rooms perfectly designed for business or social needs.

The complex also hosts a number of onsite services which help us achieve our charitable objects including wellbeing services such as physiotherapy, podiatry and massage, as well as financial advice, insurance and travel services.

Newforge is fully wheelchair accessible, includes a lift to access the first floor and has ample complimentary car parking onsite. To view our conference and meeting rooms please click here

Newforge Location

The complex is situated in the beautiful surroundings of the Lagan Valley Country Park in South Belfast. Newforge is only a short 20 minute drive from George Best City Airport and a 10 minute drive from the city centre. You can find a map to the Newforge Sports Complex on the contact us page


If you are interested in donating to the charity or in using the facility then please contact Newforge reception 028 9068 1027. Alternatively, please contact us for more information by clicking here

Please note that other charitable organisations may use the facility at Newforge for free, helping us to achieve our charitable object of promoting the effectiveness of charities. For more information, again please contact reception 028 9068 1027.

 The Charleston Suite - click image for more info

The Charleston Suite at Newforge Country Club

The Lagan Suite - click image for more info

The Lagan Suite at Newforge Country Club

The Terrace Suite - click image for more info

The Terrace Suite at Newforge Country Club

Mary Peters Lounge - click image for more info

The Mary Peters Lounge at Newforge Country Club