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International tournament - Private entry

International tournament - Private entry

U17 International to Senior International Tournament Entry

All players residing in England are welcome to enter the Badminton Europe Elite Circuit and/or Badminton World Federation (BWF) international tournament circuit, provided they have a BWF number (if not, please send completed Player Form to with proof of address) and are a member of Badminton England. Please see here for a summary flowchart for more information on the process.

Entry for all Internationals from U17 and up is to be completed via Badminton England Tournament Software. Entries to tournaments are available approximately 50 days before a tournament entry closing date.

Please be aware that the Badminton England Tournament Software closing date is the day before the BWF tournament closing date (i.e. Monday at midday). We cannot guarantee your entry will be submitted should you request post this Monday deadline.

All withdrawals are done through the same system, the Friday before the BWF deadline – please see below FAQs document to find out how to make a withdrawal along with other frequently asked questions.

Please ensure your clothing meets the required BWF/Badminton Europe regulations for the tournament you are attending, as fines will be payable for clothing that does not.

A Summary document from the BWF can be found here and information will be noted in the invitation for each specific tournament you attend which can be found on the BEC or BWF Tournament website calendar pages.

Entry for U11-U15 International Tournaments

Entry to U11-U15 Tournaments should be completed directly with the host as per the invitation document which can be found via the Badminton Europe links provided above by clicking on the specific tournament.


For further information, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions document, or if your question is not answered, please contact: