GREEN FEES CONVENOR PROCEDURES
(Written by Cathal McGee in 2014 his last year as Convenor)
The purpose of this procedure is to ensure the procedures put in place are adhered to as and when there is a change of convenor and any changes to green fee rates or guidelines by order of council.
This procedure is applicable to green fee convenor and all members of council.
Responsibilities to ensure the procedures are being adhered to lie with the green fee convenor, course ranger, and staff employed in the shop and bar.
All green fee rates will be agreed at 1st Council Meeting of the year.
The Green Fees Convenor must change the rates on the BRS system,
Administrator user name: cathalmcgee
A copy of the new rates must be placed on the wall of the shop and on the inside cover of both green fee books in the bar and shop. The new rate for fees must be discussed with all members of staff who are involved with green fees.
Banking must be carried out bi-monthly and before the end of each month; during the high season banking can become more frequent. Please ensure large quantities of cash are not left in the shop for safety reasons.
All payment made by card must be noted in green fee spread sheet see attached. These figures will then be pass onto the Treasure and also the Accountant at the end of October to be included in the end of year green fee accounts.
Green fee tickets must be issued for all green fees and vouchers.
There are sheets available for societies to sign in.
GREEN FEE VOUCHERS:
Club vouchers must be signed by both Captain and green fee convenor and noted on the spread sheet see attached. Captain and Lady Captain can avail of (number to be agreed) vouchers each by order of council.
Other members of council can avail of vouchers depending on the justification and what benefit it will have for the club.
BRS systems have agreed to provide their service free in exchange for 2 tee times every day. The deal has not taken affect as yet but has been passed by council.
Golfnet cards are accepted at a discount of 25%
Ballybofey & Stranorlar have half priced green fees Concessions with other golf clubs they include:
Killymoon Golf Club
Cruit Golf Club
Most Fridays are available for Classics.
The MS & Hospice Classics have traditional dates on the fixture card in May & June.
Finn Harps have tradition run a Classic on the August Bank Holiday Monday.
Any other classics to be played on a Saturday or Bank Holiday Monday requires the approval of Council.
Organisers must book their classic with the Club as early as possible in the year and pay a €200.00
deposit. The amount invoiced should amount to €10.00 per team less the deposit.