Northumbria Sport is the home of North East Netball. Team Northumbria works closely with England Netball as a Netball Superleague franchise to provide a performance programme that offers a direct pathway for elite athletes. Team Northumbria also plays within the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) competition leagues.

North Clubs and Leagues have thriving netball participation programmes, which offer a range of weekly drop in sessions, as well as a netball league for both individuals and teams to enter.