From 1 June 2022 any person with previous competition combat sport experience (this does not include England Boxing bouts) affiliating individually via England Boxing (as a boxer),must declare any previous combat via The Vault.

Please see below process to follow and the relevant form for your Association to use in order to request clearance for membership.

Click here to review the process for declaring previous via The Vault from 1 June 2022.

Should a Member Club be affiliating exiting boxers via the club profile they must download a request to register an athlete form (to be completed by the athlete) which must then be sent to

Championship entry

Should a request to register an athlete be approved by England Boxing, a formal letter will be sent to the regional secretary approving the application. To enter any England Boxing Championship, a membership must have have three months of consecutive membership.

Previously submitted requests

Will be reviewed and responded to within 21 days.

Professional Combat Experience

A Boxer who has held or currently holds a professional license will be permitted to register as an
Elite Boxer with England Boxing if the following conditions are met;

a. The professional experience of the Boxer does not exceed 6 bouts.
b. The professional experience of the Boxer is declared
c. The professional license is relinquished
d. A report from the National Federation that issued the license is provided to inform England
Boxing of any medical issues and the complete professional history of the Boxer
e. The Boxer is medically fit to box; this is to be determined by both the professional boxing
organisation/federation and England Boxing.

Further information

Should you have any questions please contact Note that during busy periods turnaround at the NGB office for applications can take up to 21 days.