The playing season for rugby starts in September 2021 and continues through to April 2022.


There are four full sized rugby pitches and a pavilion situated at Oaklands Park, which are available for hire from Chichester District Council.

Hire Charges (per pitch)

Peak: Evenings from 17:30 onwards, weekends and bank holidays

Rugby pitch peak time charges
Pitch - Match£55.00£38.30
Pavilion per session£11.90£11.90

Off Peak: All other times

Rugby pitch off peak charges
Pitch - Match£35.70£21.10
Pavilion per session£11.90£11.90


Training sessions can be carried out on any Chichester District Council pitch or area of green space. A fee of £11.60 is charged per session which covers the cost of a site inspection.

How to book a pitch

To book a rugby pitch please complete the relevant downloadable document:

Return to the Sport and Leisure Team with a copy of your clubs public liability insurance certificate (minimum £5,000,000).

Chichester Rugby Football Club

Oaklands Park is home to Chichester Rugby Football Club who's club house is situated on site. Please see the Chichester Rugby Football Club  website for further information.