Policies and Forms

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Membership Application

Full Voting Member Criteria
(NMAO Criteria.pdf)

Download this form if you wish to join the MAIA as an Member Category 1
(Application Cat 1.pdf)

Download this form if you wish to join the MAIA as an Associate Member Category 2
(Application Cat 2.pdf)

MAIA Membership Insurance Conditions Policy
(MAIA Membership Insurance Conditions Policy.pdf)

Codes of Practice

National Code of Practice for Martial Arts Centres & Instructors
(Code of Practice 2012.pdf)

Code of Practice for Martial Art Event Promoters and Tournament Organisers
(Event Code 2009.pdf)

Code of Practice for Martial Arts Retailers
(Code of Practice for Martial Arts Retailers.pdf)

MAIA Code of Ethics 2015
(MAIA Code of Ethics 2015.pdf)

Child Safety Policy
(Child Safety Policy.pdf)

Instructor Accreditation

MAIA Accreditation Application Form

(MAIA Accreditation Application.pdf)

NMAS Enrolment Conditions
(NMAS Enrolment Conditions.pdf)

MAIA Code of Ethics
(MAIA Code of Ethics.pdf)

MAIA Accreditation Enquiry
(MAIA Accreditation Enquiry.pdf)

Prohibited Weapons Permits

New South Wales:

Application forms for prohibited weapon permits are only available by phoning the Firearms Registry on 1300-362-562 (within NSW) or 02 6670-8590 (interstate residents) or emailing permits@police.nsw.gov.au. Once completed, the form and any supporting documentation must be returned to the Firearms Registry.


Application for Chief Commissioner Approval or Governor in Council Exemption to Possess Prohibited Weapon(s)
(Weapons Permit Application VIC.pdf)

Prohibited Weapons Legislation – Victoria plus list
(Prohibited weapons law & list VIC.pdf)

Sporting Permits

New South Wales:

How do I apply for a Prohibited Weapon Permit?

Sporting Permit Guidelines
(Sporting Permit Guidelines NSW.pdf)


Exercise Danger
(Exercise Danger.pdf)

Child Safety Policy
(Child Safety Policy.pdf)

Covid Crisis Membership Fee Policy
(Covid Crisis Membership Fee Policy.pdf)

Martial Arts Participation Waiver
(Martial Arts Waiver.pdf)

Martial Arts Industry – Risk Management Policy
(Martial Arts – RMPS.pdf)

Martial Arts Industry – Anti Doping Policy
(Martial Arts – Anti Doping.pdf)

Martial Arts Industry – Member Protection Policy
(Martial Arts – Member Protection.pdf)

Martial Arts Industry – Corporate Members Membership Policy
(Martial Arts – Corporate Members Membership Policy.pdf)

Lithgow Blue Mountains Instructors
(Lithgow Blue Mountains Instructors.pdf)