The department will be closed from Wednesday 27 December 2023 to Monday 1 January 2024. We will respond to queries in the New Year. Best wishes for a safe and happy festive season.
The Combat Sports Commission regulates the safety and organisation of combat sports in Western Australia.
An online registration portal for contestants and industry participants.
The Combat Sports Commission online portal streamlines the registration process and offer a number of benefits to registrants. Contestants and industry participants will have the ability to:
A message from the Chair of the Combat Sports Commission.
Industry Development Series 2023
Regulatory Proposal Consultation Paper: Combat Sports Legislation
Matt Fulton has been named as the new Chief Executive Officer of SportWest.
Brief Ministerial Statement, Minister for Sport and Recreation.
Participants in Western Australia's combat sports industry can now collect and view all their details in one place while maintaining the highest privacy and security protections, thanks to a new portal developed by the Combat Sports Commission.
The State Government has announced Phase 3 of the roadmap to ease COVID-19 restrictions in WA, with significant changes coming into effect from Saturday, June 6.
Tourism Minister Paul Papalia joined current UFC featherweight champion, Australian Alex Volkanovski, at RAC Arena today to announce Perth will host the pay-per-view UFC 251 on Sunday June 7, 2020.
The Commission has launched a new online education unit for combat sport registrants of Western Australia.
The Commission’s 2018-19 Annual Report has been published and is available.
The Combat Sports Commission welcomes the continued growth of the combat sports industry in Western Australia.
The Combat Sports Commission is pleased to announce that Antoni Grover has been permanently appointed as Executive Officer.
The Combat Sports Commission is committed to continually striving for a healthier and safer Western Australian combat sports community. It is important that anyone engaging in combat sports understands the legislation, rules, policies, conditions of registration
and how to prepare safely for a contest.
A person who desires to conduct a combat sport contest must apply to the commission for a permit in accordance with the Combat Sports Act 1987.
Register as a contestant, judge, manager, promoter, referee, second, timekeeper or trainer to participate in a contest.
Relevant legislation and associated information for combat sports contestants, industry participants and the combat sports industry.
Rules for boxing, kickboxing, mixed martial arts and Muay Thai.
A list of policies for regulating the safety of combat sports in Western Australia.
Factsheets, forms and fees for contestants and industry participants involved in combat sports.
Important health and safety information including the dangers associated with weight cutting.
Suspensions and disciplinary actions issued by a medical practitioner or actioned by the commission.
There are no upcoming events.
The commission consists of 9 members who are appointed by the Minister for Sport and Recreation.
These members include:
An independent review of the commission’s policies, procedures and
operations around the preparation for contests has been undertaken
following the death of a registered contestant undertaking a weight cut
in the lead up to a contest.
Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries246 Vincent Street, Leederville WA 6007PO Box 8349, Perth Business Centre WA 6849Telephone 61 8 6552 1604Email the Combat Sports Commission
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