Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development
Office of the BC Athletic Commissioner - Amateur
Officiating as a Referee, Judge, Score Keeper, Time Keeper, or Room Supervisor in amateur combat sports events
All referees who officiate at an amateur MMA, kickboxing, muay thai or pankration event in BC must have completed the BCAC Referee certification process and be currently registered with the BCAC.
To apply for a Referee, Judge, Scorekeeper, Timekeeper or Room Supervisor Licence, you must submit all materials identified in the Licence Application Kit. Your application will not be reviewed until all of the required information has been submitted. Your licence will be valid for one year following the date on which it was issued.
- BCAC Amateur Referee Certification Program (under development)
- Amateur Officials Licence Application Kit
All officials are expected to read and abide by the Code of Ethics and Conduct for Officials.