5KSC is the North Western Yacht Division of the Civil Service Sailing Association (CSSA).

We are based in Liverpool and offer low cost sailing opportunities to all public sector staff and their family and friends. 

Join Us

Join to benefit from the reduced rates the CSSA offers. Club membership is open to all public sector employees and also to their family and friends through linked membership.

Sail With Us

You do not need to be a member of either 5 Kingdoms or the Civil Service Sailing Association (CSSA) to start sailing with us and we encourage everyone. We also offer Taster Sails

Train With Us

We are a recognised RYA training centre and have RYA approved instructors who can offer competent crew, day skipper and coastal skipper courses.


RYA News

See the latest RYA news – Latest UKHO paper charts being withdrawn , Pleasure Craft reporting has gone digital and more.

Committee Vacancies

If you are interested in joining the committee then please get in touch with captain@5ksc.org.uk. We need a secretary – who arranges meetings and takes the minutes. We also need a crew bureau who helps arrange the program and liaises with crews


The 5KSC AGM will be held on 19/11/22, we have booked a meeting room at the Holiday Inn Express Albert Dock Liverpool. This is the same venue as last year. We will also use Zoom for members who can not get to the meeting. There is a special offer for members of a double room…

Get in touch

Alison Hutton
Robert Rawlinson
Alison Hutton
Membership & Crew Bureau
Mark Carmichael
 Yacht Husband (Temporary)
Colin Atkinson
Safeguarding Lead
Ruth Ingram
Phone: 07703057621

Please use our Contact Form for general enquires.