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Governing Body for Jujitsu and Related Martial Arts

Recognised by the Australian Government through the Australian Sports Commission

Member of the Ju Jitsu International Federation


Providing representation throughout Australia since 2000 the Australian Jujitsu Federation (AJF) is actually a federation of member schools or organisations that include jujitsu and related martial arts:

Aikido  Aiki jujitsu  Brazilian jiu jitsu  Hapkido  Jujitsu/Jujutsu/Jiu Jitsu  Kenpo jujitsu  Sport Jujitsu

Modern styles (gendai), traditional styles (koryƫ), sporting styles and non-sporting styles

This website provides an overview of the role of the AJF, plus information on the requirements and benefits of membership; names and contacts for member schools; and names of all accredited coaches throughout Australia.

The AJF is an Australian Registered Body (ARBN 163 159 037) with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) and an Incorporated Association within New South Wales.

As the National Sporting Organisation (NSO) the AJF recognises within its strategic objectives, accountability for the development and accreditation of coaches and officials in each of the martial arts represented.  This accountability is managed through the AJF’s National Coaching and Officiating Accreditation Programs, embracing coaching and officiating at all levels.

If your school is not a member we would welcome the opportunity to discuss in more detail the benefits of membership and look forward to hearing from you. Member schools as part of a ‘Common Bond‘ sharing knowledge and event participation opportunities.

We value your feedback and comments and welcome questions on any facet of our operations, so please feel free to visit our Contact page. We are also keen to hear from ‘National Jujitsu Organisations’ in the Oceania and South Pacific Region.

Once again, welcome to our website – Board of Directors

Updated 6 March 2021

Current makeup of our member schools:

Jujitsu / Jujutsu / Jiu-Jitsu

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu









184 Locations around Australia