Rules for Boxing, Muay Thai, Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Arts.

Under section 62A of the Combat Sports Act 1987 all combat sports contests must be held in accordance with rules approved by the Minister for Sport and Recreation. Copies of all the approved rules are available for viewing during office hours at the Department's office. Combat Sports Commission rules apply to all contests in Western Australia unless the Commission approves the use the rules of an approved sanctioning body.

Padding requirements for Muay Thai and Kickboxing contestants

From 1 March 2013 padding requirements will be enforced for contestants under the age of 18 and for adult contestants making their debut.  Details of these padding requirements can be found in the Muay Thai and Kickboxing rule books.

Page reviewed 18 July 2019