Fife Play Resource service is currently closed to customers until further notice due to government guidance. Therefore we are unable to accept customer orders of equipment or new memberships at this time.

For further information regarding your membership please email

Fife Play Resource, based within Education & Children’s Services, is a toy and equipment lending service which is open to a wide-range of individuals and organisations.

Our aim is to make sure that the service you receive is of the highest quality.

  • We offer a wide variety of quality toys and equipment which we can loan to groups working with children and young people through to adults and the elderly
  • Yearly subscription gives access to over 600 resources
  • Free 4 weekly deliveries and pick-ups of resources, direct to your location
  • Online catalogue and booking system

Who can join

The service is available (not exclusively) to the following groups:

  • Youth clubs
  • Childcare organisations
  • Schools
  • Childminders
  • Foster carers
  • Clubs
  • Residential homes
  • Colleges' out of school clubs
  • Nurseries
  • Elderly groups

Membership fees and Information: 

Membership typeFee 
Childminders and foster carers£40.004 Items
Small Group
Playgroups, out of school clubs, youth groups, nurseries, residential homes
£66.005 items
Large Group
Primary and secondary schools, organisations
£121.00 6 Items
Additional Charges  
For any hire of the disco£41.00 

Membership of Fife Play Resource lasts one year from the date of joining.

Once membership has been received and processed you will be unable to cancel your membership.

Delivery information

Play Resource deliveries usually take place Monday to Thursday in the mornings, between 9am and 1pm on a four weekly basis, with each area of Fife given an allocated week day.

Have a look at the Play Resource Catalogue to check out the resources on offer and if you would like to become a member our application forms along with the catalogue can be found below.

Alternatively, if you are already a member and would like to place an order, please use the link below: