Club Meet Approval Process
There are various levels of competition in Queensland including; State Championship, State Preparation, Regional Championship, Club Preparation, Club Transition and Club Development Meets. For further information please refer to the Swimming Queensland Competition Policy: Regional and Club Meets.
Online Meet Entry Links to State, Region and Club level meets can also be found via the Upcoming Events page. Please contact Swimming Queensland if your meet is not showing in this calendar. Information related specifically to State Championship and State Preparation Meets can be found via the Swimming Qld Events page.
Swimming Queensland Meet Synopses
Please find below Swimming Queensland developed Meet Synopses for each level of competition for your use and reference.
Meet Approval Process
Transition, Development and below level meets are approved at the Region level. Clubs from Gold Coast, Central Queensland, Wide Bay, North Queensland, Darling Downs or Far North Queensland can complete the Swimming Queensland - Swim Meet Approval Form by clicking here. This form will be automatically sent on completion to the relevant Region for approval.
Preparation and Regional Championships requires State approval. Clubs from Gold Coast, Central Queensland, Wide Bay, North Queensland, Darling Downs or Far North Queensland can complete the Swimming Queensland - Swim Meet Approval Form here. This form will be automatically sent on completion to the relevant Region and Swimming Qld for approval.
Brisbane Clubs are asked to use the Brisbane Swimming Club Meet Expressions of Interest Forms here.
For further information related to any Regions please click on the relevant Region name below to access their website.
All approved meets are added to the Swimming Queensland Happening Calendar on a progressive basis throughout the season as approval requests are received and approved. Clubs and Regions should regularly check the Calendar for confirmation of their swim meet approvals as they will not be individually notified of the outcome of a swim meet approval request.
The table below sets out the status of times recorded at swim meets sanctioned by SQ in relation to qualifying for other meets.
Results Upload and Submission Process
For all approved Regional and Club meets, results must be uploaded to the National Database (ClubLANE) within two days of completion of the meet. In addition, an un-locked copy of the Meet Manager back-up of the meet must be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org at SQ within two days of completion of the meet.
*Please note that the specifications for diving depths under the Facilities Rules (page 56) apply to FINA-standard international meets. The diving depths for Queensland and Australian meets are set out in the following document:
SAL Pool Depth Guidelines (page 73 of the SQ Art of Officiating Rule Book).