Participating as a Contestant or Second at a Professional Boxing or MMA Event

 Apply as a Contestant

All contestants participating in professional boxing and MMA events in the Province of British Columbia, must have a valid licence issued by the BC Athletic Commissioner.

To apply for a contestant licence, you will need to complete the online application form and submit the documents listed below;

  • Physical examination form including blood test results
  • Eye examination form
  • Declaration of Criminal Offences
  • Fight record form
  • Copies of any relevant certificates achieved in combat sports
  • Copies of two pieces of ID, one of which shows your photo and is government issue (e.g. driver’s licence, passport)
  • Two passport style photographs (these can be taken professionally or at home)
  • Payment of non-refundable, $40.00 application fee

Applications will not be reviewed until all of the required information has been submitted. Your licence will be valid for one year from the date on which it is issued.

To See Terms and Conditions click here.

Please Note: In addition to being licensed, in order to compete professional contestants must have 'valid' medical information (i.e. a physical examination, eye examination and blood tests completed no more than 90 days before the date of the event) on file with the BCAC. As such, you may need to submit more than one physical/eye examination and/or blood test in a year.

Professional Contestant Start Application
Want to apply offline? Download the form here
 Apply as a Second

To participate as a second at a professional boxing and MMA events in the Province of British Columbia, you must have a valid licence issued by the BC Athletic Commissioner.

To apply for a second licence, you will need to complete the online application form and submit the documents listed below;

  • Declaration of Criminal Offences
  • Copies of two pieces of ID, one of which shows your photo and is government issue (e.g. driver’s licence, passport)
  • Two passport style photographs (these can be taken professionally or at home)
  • Payment of non-refundable, $20.00 application fee

Applications will not be reviewed until all of the required information has been submitted. Your licence will be valid for one year from the date on which it is issued.

To See Terms and Conditions click here.

Professional Second Start Application
Want to apply offline? Download the form here
AMATEUR
Contestant
Official / Room Supervisor
Promoter / Matchmaker
Event Permit
PROFESSIONAL
Contestant / Second
Official / Room Supervisor
Promoter / Matchmaker
Event Permit