BWF Council appoints a Disciplinary Committee which has the power to sanction players, coaches, competition officials,
Member Associations or other persons for infringement of any of the Codes of Conduct.
The decisions of the Disciplinary Committee may be appealed. The process of the appeals is governed by the BWF
The BWF has a pool of 15 independent arbitrators that have been approved by the Annual Meeting. Any three of these
can be called upon to form an Appeals Panel where a decision of the Disciplinary Committee is appealed.
Disciplinary Committee Reports/Ethics Hearing Panel Decisions
Recent reasoned decisions by the BWF disciplinary panels can be viewed under the Integrity Section of the website.
Older reasoned decision made by panels can be viewed under Archive – Disciplinary Action.