IBA Congress

The Congress is the assembly of all Eligible National Federations.

It has notably the following powers:

  • Admission / exclusion of National Federations
  • Elections / removal of officials
  • Confer honorary position
  • Approval of financial reports
  • Determine the amount of Annual Fee due by National Federations
  • Approve, amend or replace the Constitution
  • Dissolve IBA
  • Review any suspension of National Federations decided by the Board
  • Approve the members of the Ethics Commission and of the Disciplinary Commission
  • Discharge the Board
  • Approve or not approve the reports submitted to it by the Board
  • Define the geographic area of a Confederation.

The Ordinary Congress is held every two years, with an election every four years.

The Extraordinary Congress is convened when needed.



AIBA Extraordinary Congress 2021

Webpage of the Congress 2021


Know more about previous IBA Congresses here