Boxing, Kick Boxing & Mixed Martial Arts

Boxing, Kick Boxing & Mixed Martial Arts

The Florida Athletic Commission licenses and regulates professional boxing, kickboxing and mixed martial arts.
The Commission is also responsible for approval of amateur sanctioning organizations for boxing, kickboxing and mixed martial arts.

List of approved Amateur Sanctioning Organizations

Licensing Matrix

Getting Started In Boxing, Kick Boxing & Mixed Martial Arts

  • Participant

 

  • Second

 

  • Trainer

 

  • Manager

 

  • Management Company

 

  • Promoter

 

  • Matchmaker

 

  • Officer (Corporation, LLC, or Partnership)

 

  • Judge

 

  • Referee

 

  • Physician

 

  • Federal ID Card

 

  • Event Permit

 

  • Amateur Sanctioning Organization

PLEASE NOTE:

A license application should be submitted online by clicking on the appropriate link below.

It is recommended that a license application be completed a minimum of 3 days prior to weigh-in to allow for processing.   The application fee must be remitted with the online application. 

PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE A FEDERAL ID CARD AND A FLORIDA PARTICIPANT LICENSE. 

Click on a link below to view the application requirements and fee information. 

Application fee is payable by CREDIT CARD or ELECTRONIC CHECK.  Debit cards are NOT accepted.

Upon approval of the application, an image of the license certificate will be emailed to the applicant.   The certificate image must be presented at weigh-in/event as proof of license.

Contact the Commission office for assistance.  Email FAC@MyFloridaLicense.com or call 850-488-8500.

 

 

 

 

 

PRIOR to submitting a promoter license application, contact the Commission office regarding event date availability.  Email FAC@MyFloridaLicense.com or call 850-488-8500.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRIOR to submitting an event permit application, contact the Commission office regarding event date availability.  Email FAC@MyFloridaLicense.com or call 850-488-8500.

 

To apply for a new license, click on Apply For A License tab above and select the appropriate license type. 

Should you have any questions, call the Commission office at 850-488-8500.

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Need Help?

All requests for publications, documents, forms, applications for licenses, permits and other similar certifications can be obtained by contacting the Commission.

Patrick Cunningham, Executive Director
Timothy L. Shipman, Assistant Executive Director

Florida Athletic Commission
2601 Blair Stone Road
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1016

Media Inquiries: 850.922.8981
Telephone: 850.488.8500
Facsimile: 850.922.2249