There are a number of national and international associations worldwide, covering various disciplines of our game.

This listing will show some of the major ones, but is by no means complete.

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American Cuemaker's Association - Membership information, bylaws, awards.

American Pool Players Association - The parent body (See regional / leagues)

Argentinian Pool Association

Australian 8 Ball Federation

Billiard Congress of America - An excellent billiards site with lots of information

Billiards Worldcup Association - The worldwide organizer of the professional 3-cushion tournaments

Brazilian Confederation of Billiards & Snooker

British Professional PoolPlayers Association - The governing body for American cue sports in the UK

Canadian Billiards & Snooker Association

Cyprus Billiards Snooker Federation - Official website

Danish Billiard Union - Information about billiards in Denmark

English Pool Association - The Governing body for Pool in England, UK

European Pool Billiard Federation - Information from Europe including details of member countries

German Billiard Union -

Hungarian Billiard Association -

International Billiard & Snooker Federation

International Professional Poolplayers Association - The home of leading 8-ball professionals

Irish Pool Association - The governing body for pool in Ireland

Israel Snooker & Pool Association - The governing body for cue sports in Israel

National Pool Players Association

National Wheelchair Poolplayer Association - dedicated to the game of One Pocket

Panamerican Billiard Confederation

Polish Snooker Association

Pool In Aruba - Information about Pool in Aruba in the Carribean. Panam 2002 Tour and Ranking

Queen's University Snooker and Pool Club - Higher Education snooker and pool in the British Isles

Russian Billiard Federation - National Federation of Billiard Sports in Russia

Spanish Pool - The official website

Scottish Eightball Pool Federation - Scotland, UK

Scottish Pool Association - Scotland, UK

South Africa Pool Association

Sports and Billiards - National Leagues

Swiss Billiard Federation

The online community for pool in Wales

United States Billiard Association - Information on 3-cushion billiards in the US

United States Professional Poolplayers Association

United States Snooker Association

Women's Professional Billiard Association

World Eightball Pool Federation - Organisers of the WEPF World Pool Championships

World Billiard Federation

World Pool-Billiard Association

World Snooker Association