The Sports Grounds Safety Authority (SGSA) has two regulatory roles, as set out in law:

The Sports Grounds Safety Authority Act 2011 makes provision for the SGSA to offer advice and guidance in respect of spectator safety at any sports ground irrespective of the sport and at venues outside England and Wales. However, our regulatory role does not apply to those venues.

To support our regulatory role, we provide support and guidance on a number of areas: