The governing body for handball is the International Handball Federation World Championships are held on a 2 year cycle.
The premier handball competition in the world is the European Handball Federation Champions League
Australia's pathway to World Championships is via qualification in the Asian Handball Federation Championships for Men and Women held every 2 years.
In our Region
The Oceania Continent Handball Federation is the governing body for the Olympic Sport of Handball in Oceania, in which Australia has full member status.