Competitor Info & Rules


The Australian Ceroc Dance Championships
Friday 9th to Sunday 11th June 2023

The Grand Ballroom at Bankstown Sports Club
8 Greenfield Parade, Bankstown, Sydney

PLEASE NOTE ALL INFORMATION BELOW IS AS ADVERTISED FOR THE 2020, 2021 and 2022 EVENTS WHICH WERE CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.  Reconfirmation on pricing and rules will be released in 2023.

General Information

If you’ve skipped straight to this page, make sure you also read the Championships Home Page which has plenty of other useful and important information.

Competitor Schedule

Competitions will be held over TWO DAYS.  Until all entries are in and we know how many people are competing in each category, we cannot guarantee which categories will be held on which days, but this is what we anticipate:

Saturday:  DWAS, Steals, Triples, Pro Am Showcase, Team
Sunday: Freestyle, Pro Am Freestyle, Showcase
Each category will run from heats to finals on the same day and each day will conclude with the awards ceremony for the categories of that day. Competitors are advised to be available for both days in case of an unavoidable schedule change.  

Likewise until all entries are in we are unable to confirm start and finish times however anticipate that the competitions on Saturday will go from approximately 11am until 9pm, and on Sunday from approximately 11am until 6.30pm. On Saturday the awards ceremony will run straight into the Dance Party until midnight, and on Sunday the ballroom will close for a dinner break at approximately 6.30pm and will reopen for the Dance Party and Performance Night from 7.30pm til midnight.

Competitor Entry

Competitor entries open in March 2023 and close in May 2023.  All entries must be submitted online – see the bottom of this page for the link to the entry form.  We would rather get your entry EARLY, so even if you don’t have the money yet to pay until the due date, please submit now and pay later.

We must be notified of all intended entries for Teams and Showcases no later than 19th April 2023 so we can ensure there are sufficient entries for these categories to go ahead and can confirm with all choreographers and team leaders that their rehearsing can continue.

Please note there are no refunds of competitor entry fees after the closing date.

Competitor Pricing

ACDC GOLD PASS – $199 (held at 2019 price)
Compete unlimited categories – Spectate unlimited categories – Friday Night Pre Champs Dance Party – Saturday Night Dance Party – Sunday Night Dance Party & Performance Night  

As above (for competitors travelling from overseas only) 

Compete unlimited categories – Spectate unlimited categories – Saturday Night Dance Party

Compete maximum TWO categories – Spectate unlimited categories – Saturday Night Dance Party

Please note there will be NO REFUND for competitors who drop down from unlimited categories to 2 or 1 categories.  Thank you for your understanding that this is based on the fact that administration on your entry to all categories has already been done.

Friday Night Pre Champs Party – $25
Sunday Night Dance Party & Performance Night – $25

ALL COMPETITOR ENTRIES MUST BE PAID BY 19th MAY.  $2o Late Fee for payments after 19th May.

Video Pricing

All Finals – $55
Individual Finals – $20 per final

Footage is supplied via a downloadable online link and will include the Sunday night performances.  Please note that the competition footage is of the finals only.  Feel free to video the heats and semi finals on your phone throughout the competition days.

Categories, Levels and Rules

All competitors are required to read the relevant rules documents in order to determine their level and the rules relevant to the categories they are entering.  All events differ so please don’t assume the rules are the same as the last competition you entered.

A list of categories is on the Championships Home Page and a chart showing what you are eligible to enter is at this link, however please read the detailed rules document for full qualification details.

Links to the rules documents for this event are below.

Links to Rules, Policies and Entry Forms

Competitor Entry Form – click here

Competitor Information and Rules – click here

Breach of Rules Policy – click here