Permit to Promote or Conduct a Combat Sport Contest - Western Australia


You will require this permit if you intend to conduct, hold or promote a professional boxing or combat sport contest in Western Australia. A separate permit is required for each event.

A combat sport includes boxing, and any other martial art, sport or activity where the objective is to strike, kick, hit or grapple with another participant. The type of contests that require a permit include kickboxing, muay thai and brazilian ju jitsu events.

Permits are required for all contests in Western Australia regardless of the amateur or professional status of contestants.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

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 permit you must:

  • provide any information required by the Agency
  • pay the required fee
  • submit the relevant form.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


For one event.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Promoters Fact Sheet (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Combat Sports Act 1987 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Combat Sports Regulations 2004 Western Australia

Lodgement process


Your application must be lodged at least than 42 days prior to the event.

Administering agency

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Sport and Recreation

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:

Combat Sports Commission

Sport and Recreation

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Operating address: 140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: PO BOX 8349
Perth BC, Western Australia 6849
Phone: 08 9492 9700
Fax: 08 9492 9711
Website: Combat Sports Commission (Opens in new window)