Meet Licencing

Meet licencing is a programme of classification of swimming meets designed to ensure that all swimmers can swim in competitions which are specific to their ability and that competitions of relevant levels are run to a uniform standard.

There are four levels of licence ranging from Level 1 which is typically an inter-club meet to Level 4 which are national championship events

The programme is designed to help support the national calendar planning process and support the Long-Term Athlete Development Pathway in terms of competition and training. Meet Licensing is coordinated regionally and overseen by a national coordinator (

2017-2018 Meet Licence Guidelines

Meet Licence application form 2017-2018

Referee checklist and report 2017-2018

Any queries in regard to licencing should be sent to the coordinator in the relevant region: