Become a local

How to become a local service provider?

Swilo is an open platform where everybody can register as a local service provider. As long as you have enough experience you are welcome to offer your services on the platform. 

If you are a professional or own a surf related business, register now and start growing your business!

As we are just launching and are still in Beta phase, we choose to personally review every application in order to provide the best experience to our users. 

Before applying, please check the Frequently Asked Questions by Service Providers. You will find all the information you need about our product. If you still have questions, please feel free to send us a chat message or an email at:

What's the procedure to become a local?

  1. Create a profile here: Register
  2. Fill up all required information
  3. Once you've created your profile, go to your profile's Settings and click the button Become a Local.
  4. Fill up all the required information and create your packages (you can create up to 3 different offers)
  5. Submit your application
  6. Our team will then review and approve your application within 48 hours. 
  7. If needed, we will come back to you in order to improve your profile and packages before approving it.

Why should you join Swilo? What can you expect? 

Swilo is the first ever marketplace dedicated only to connect surfers with local surf businesses and independent workers. We are working hard to develop a platform that allows you to be featured online, manage your bookings, market your offer worldwide and grow your business
By joining Swilo you will benefit from:

  • The platform itself, which allows you to improve your online presence, receive direct bookings and manage everything in one place.
  • A tool to promote your business through the platform, the search engines, the social media and a variety of marketing channel and press.
  • Periodic highlights of local service providers on the home page, in blog articles, on social medias or in the press.
  • Our support to help you create the best profile and offer possible, by providing you with advice, tutorials, tips and by helping you translate your profile in several languages. 
  • The lowest commission on the market! Swilo is FREE for service providers, NO HIDDEN FEES.
  • secured and safe environment to communicate, receive bookings and payments. We use Paypal and Braintree (a Paypal owned company) to process payments made online.
  • A genuine review and rating system allowing you to benefit from the feedback of your current and previous customers.
  • The possibility to review customers and check previous reviews so you know what to expect when someone requests a booking.
  • An outstanding customer service to ensure you get the best experience both online and in the water.

Please also check our Terms and Conditions before using our services. 

See you soon on Swilo! 

The Swilo team.