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Boxers, Wrestlers, and Mixed Martial Artists

General Information

The District of Columbia Combat Sports Commission regulates boxing, wrestling, martial arts, and mixed martial arts within the District and protects participants and consumers by upholding District combat sports license laws.

The Commission consists of five members appointed by the Mayor and approved by the D.C. Council. All members must be residents of the District of Columbia for the duration of their term.

The Commission meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 12:00 p.m. at the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs located at 1100 4th Street, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024.

Commission meeting minutes are available at www.open-dc.gov.

2020 Meeting Dates

All meetings are scheduled at 12:00pm.

  • January 15 @ 5:00pm
  • February 12
  • March 11
  • April 8 (NO MEETING)
  • May 13 (NO MEETING)
  • June 10 (NO MEETING)
  • July (TENTATIVE)
  • August (TENTATIVE)
  • September
  • November 11
  • December 9

Look up a License

Need to find the status of a licensee? Click here.

Licensing Services

To apply for a license or access the online portal, please click here.

Please contact a customer service representative at 1-866-270-9817 if you have any questions or you do not know the email address linked with your license.

Click here for a list of fees.

Schedule an Examination

Exams may be scheduled online by clicking here or by phone:

  1. Dial (800) 733-9267
  2. Select Option 1 for government and state exams
  3. Select Option 2 for District of Columbia exams

Board Members & Staff

Board Members

  • Adam Weers – Chairman
  • Andrew Huff – Commissioner
  • Kimberly Lockett – Commissioner
  • Vacant – Commissioner
  • Vacant – Commissioner

To apply for a vacancy, please visit the Mayor’s Office of Talent and Appointments for more information and an application.

Commission Staff

  • Sheldon “Skip” Brown – Deputy Commissioner
  • Andrew L. Jackson, III - Commission Administrator
  • Nicole McClendon - Program Coordinator
  • Jerry Peterson - Program Support Specialist


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