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

Description

You will need 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.

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 at least 18 years of age
  • be a fit and proper person
  • have a current National Police Check
  • have sufficient experience in the industry as a trainer, contestant or promoter
  • have a good knowledge of professional contestants and their relative skills
  • have current insurance.

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

Duration

Three years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $517.48

Fees for 2021-22

Act(s) name

Professional Boxing and Combat Sports Act 1985 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Professional Boxing and Combat Sports Regulations 2018 Victoria

Application process

Apply

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

Approval time

Please allow four weeks for the processing of your application.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Sport and Recreation Victoria

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Sport and Recreation Victoria

Department of Health and Human Services

Victoria
Email: combat.sports@sport.vic.gov.au