About Us

Canada Basketball is the National Sporting Organization for the sport of Basketball in Canada. Canada Basketball is respected throughout the world and is recognized by the International Amateur Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the Government of Canada as the sole governing body of the sport of amateur basketball in Canada.

Canada Basketball represents all basketball interests, provides leadership, coordination and direction in all areas of the sport of basketball. Canada Basketball is a not-for-profit organization run under a sound business model by a volunteer board of directors and has 10 full-time professional staff members to run the affairs of the organization.

Canada Basketball is made of several member associations in five categories. The structure includes the following four levels of members:

1. Active Members
Provincial and Territorial Associations
Board of Directors

2. Associate Members
NBA Canada
Canadian Association of Basketball Officials

3. Affiliate Members
Women’s Basketball Coaches Association
National Association of Basketball Coaches of Canada
Toronto Raptors

4. Non-Voting Members
Canadian Wheelchair Basketball Association
Canadian Interuniversity Sport
Canadian Colleges Athletic Association
Canadian Secondary Schools Federation
Naismith Foundation
Canadian Olympic Committee
Coaching Association of Canada

5. Honourary Life