Registration to Act as a Professional Boxing and Combat Sports Contestant - Victoria


You will need this registration if you intend to compete in a professional boxing or combat sports competition in Victoria.

Boxing and combat sports include kickboxing or any sport or activity in which each contestant in a contest or exhibition is required to strike, kick, hit, grapple with, throw or punch the other contestant.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a fit and proper person
  • possess an adequate level of skills required for a professional contest
  • provide a certificate of fitness for participation in professional contests signed by a medical practitioner and given within fourteen days before your application is submitted
  • provide a certificate to establish that the you are HIV / Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C negative.

If you hold an equivalent registration in another State or Territory and intend to compete in Victoria, your registration will be recognised under the mutual recognition system.


Three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $114.00

Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Act(s) name

Professional Boxing and Combat Sports Act 1985 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Professional Boxing and Combat Sports Regulations 2018 Victoria

Application process


Your completed application must be supported by the required medical certificates, two recent passport sized photographs of yourself and provide proof of age.

Administering agency

Department of Jobs, Skills, Industry and Regions

Sport and Recreation Victoria

Contact details

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