All 2016 Application forms will be available before the end of November 2015
If you are registered for 2015 you will receive a renewal notice by post by that time.
Forms will also be posted on this website
For all application forms please print a copy, complete and return to the BDC with the fee, cheques made payable to the British Dance Council and send to 240, Merton Road, South Wimbledon London SW19 1EQ. Your form will arrive quicker at the BDC if you use first class post. Please avoid using Recorded delivery or Special Delivery as that there may not be anyone available to sign on arrival in the post.
You may also complete and scan your form and send to email@example.com and pay direct to the BDC account by contacting your bank.
Please do not send photograph copies of form, these will be rejected
for Freestyle forms go to the foot of this page.
Amateur Competitor Registration Form - you may apply now for 2015!
Ballroom, Latin and Sequence for all amateur competitors above beginner grade:
- Juvenile - Under 12 years
- Junior - 12 and 15 years inclusive
- Adult - 16 years and over
All applications must be made direct to the British Dance Council.
The British Dance Council has no agreement with any organisation regarding amateur registration all application forms must be signed by the applicant or parent/guardian and forwarded to the BDC with the fee.
When going up to the next grade when you reach the next higher age group you must send your card back for amendment before your birthday a new card will be sent out to you.
All amateur competitors: juvenile, junior and adult must be registered with the British Dance Council. You may choose to become members of any organisation, however, a Brtiish Dance Council licence registration is required to compete in all competitions and championships run under BDC rules.
......Download Amateur registraton application form 2015
Professional Competitor Registration Form
Ballroom, Latin American and Sequence competitions and championships.
If you are competing in professional competitions or championships in Great Britain under BDC rules it is required that you register as a professional competitor. Each partner should submit a separate application.
......Download Professional Competitor Application 2015
If you only compete in Sequence Competitions
you may apply for the Sequence only competitor registration
.....Download Professional Competitor Sequence Only Application 2015
Adjudicating - You may download an adjudicator application form here
This application form allows you to apply for an adjudicator licence for Ballroom, Latin American, Sequence, Freestyle, Rock'n'roll, Country Western or Salsa competitions or championships
......Download 2015 Adjudicator Application Form
Adjudicting One Day Competitions only licence you may download
a One Day adjudictor application form here:
Ballroom, Latin or Sequence (or inventive dance competitions)
If you wish to adjudicate on one day only at a competition you may apply for a One Day only competition adjudicator licence - This is for the one day only and for competitions only. If you wish to judge again this year at competitions you must upgrade to the annual competitions licence or competitions and championship licence.
2015 Annual Scrutineer Registration
If you are a scrutineer and you wish to scrutineer in 2015 you need to download the annual registration form and apply to the British Dance Council.
......Download the Annual Scrutineer Registration form
2015 Formation Team Registration
If you are entering a formation team in an event you must register each team name separately.
.......Download Formation Team Registration Form
Swipe cards for Freestyle competitors are being issued for all status cards from now all competitors must be registered to enter Freestyle competitions.
Freestyle Dance school/Teacher registration - for BDC status cards you must register your school when applying for status cards. Contact the BDC office about status cards
BDC Freestyle Status Cards
All Freestyle Competitions must be registered - Contact the BDC Secretary for full details firstname.lastname@example.org
All Freestyle competitors must be registered for Freestyle status cards to enter competitions
Solo, Pairs. Slow and Teams
Status card application form - you must be registed with the British Dance Council as a Freestyle Teacher to apply for status cards
If you have not already registered with the BDC to apply for Status cards please contact the BDC Company Secretary for details. A list of registered BDC Freestyle competitions is available on the competitions page.
Freestyle competitor change of School form ......Download form
Freestyle Competition Report Form
Swipe cards will be in use from 1st January 2015 ensure your Freestyle competitors are registered. Please contact the British Dance Council office for competition report forms. (Green form) you can only obtain green forms if you have registered your competition with the British Dance Council