IIHF National Championship Eligibility

Players keen to represent Australia at the IIHF World Championships must comply with the qualification requirements:

  • Player must be under the jurisdiction of an IIHF member national association.
  • Player must be a citizen of the country they represent.

In addition to the above, All players with an additional citizenship(s) other than Australian must comply with the eligibility requirements, for details View here



Players under the IIHF international transfer program must be aware about the implications of moving overseas. Details described in the requirements above. 

Further details regarding international transfers can be View here


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Our Commitment

Ice Hockey Australia respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands in which we are on. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.

We are committed to a positive future for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and to honor their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country and recognise the role and value of culture.

We are a proudly diverse organisation, who actively celebrates LGBTQIA+ diversity, inclusion, and pride.