Regional Organizations

The WCA acknowledges the following regional organizations:

How to become a WCA Regional Organization

The WCA recognizes various regional organizations worldwide. The purpose of a WCA regional organization is to organize WCA Competitions and support the WCA’s activities in the region. Countries wishing to form a regional organization are encouraged to contribute to the WCA in their area before submitting their application. For help organizing a WCA competition in your area, please contact your nearest delegate.

Requirements for WCA Regional Organizations

  1. To actively organize or support WCA Competitions in the region of the organization
  2. To actively contribute to the Continental WCA Competitions that are held in the continent of the Regional Organization
  3. To respect and operationalize the Objectives set out in the By-Laws and Regulations of the WCA
  4. To comply with all applicable WCA Regulations
  5. To accept and comply with decisions of WCA Officials
  6. To keep on file with the WCA a copy of its current by-laws and regulations in an electronic format

Application Instructions

To apply to become a Regional Organization we require the region to submit a written application to the WCA Board containing all of the details listed below.

  1. Name of the Regional Organization
  2. Official address and contact details
  3. A copy of its current by-laws, which are in compliance with the By-Laws and Regulations of the WCA
  4. A list of its principal officers
  5. A clear description of the area that is being covered by the Regional Organization
  6. A report on past and current WCA related activities