Licence to Act as a Professional Boxing and Combat Sports Matchmaker - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to act as a boxing or combat sports match-maker. A match-maker acts on behalf of a promoter to arrange professional contests between particular professional contestants.

The sports covered include:

  • boxing, meaning fist fighting
  • combat sports, meaning kickboxing or any sport or activity (other than boxing) in which each contestant in a contest or exhibition of that sport or activity is required to strike, kick, hit, grapple with, throw or punch the other contestant.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be 18 years of age
  • have sufficient experience in the industry as a trainer, contestant or promoter
  • have a good knowledge of professional contestants and their relative skills
  • set out nature and extent of you experience
  • apply using the prescribed form
  • have current insurance
  • pay the prescribed fees.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

3 years.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$70.00

Fees for 2016-17.

RenewRenewal$70.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Application

Apply

Please lodge your application form and any associated documents directly with the Agency.


Approval time

Please allow 4 weeks for the processing of your application.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Sport and Recreation Victoria

Act(s) name

Professional Boxing and Combat Sports Act 1985 (Victoria)

Contact details

Department of Health and Human Services
Sport and Recreation Victoria


Phone:

03 9096 9833
combat.sports@sport.vic.gov.au

Supporting information

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