About Us

About Us


The NSWBA is the State body responsible for administering bridge in NSW. It is a non-profit organisation that aims to assist the community by providing and promoting bridge in NSW. It is responsible for overseeing the State’s 14,000 plus registered players spread across over 150 clubs.

The NSWBA runs championship and State championship events. It enters teams in Open, Women, Youth and Senior categories in the annual Interstate championships.

Address: First Floor, 162 Goulburn St,
East Sydney, NSW 2010
Office Manager: Wing Roberts
Office Hours: 10-12 & 2-4 Monday to Thursday
Telephone: +61 2 9264 8111
Tournament Directors can be accessed by telephone in the hour prior to any session on either 9264 8111 or 9264 6884

» Email addresses for other NSWBA Officials.


The new Constitution of the NSWBA was approved at the 2016 AGM and updated at the 2017, 2018 and 2019 AGMs.

Constitution of New South Wales Bridge Association Limited Updated December 2019

NSWBA By-Laws Zonal Councillors (updated 4 November 2020)

NSWBA By-Laws on Election of Members to the Congress Disciplinary and Ethics Committee (CDEC)


Membership of the NSWBA is obtained by joining our associated bridge club Sydney Bridge Centre.

Membership entitles you to play all Sydney Bridge Centre sessions at discounted member rates, as well as to attend, and vote at NSWBA general meetings. Further details can be found below.

For information on the Sydney Bridge Centre visit the Sydney Bridge Centre website.

2021 Membership Form  

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the NSWBA is held in December each year.

Life Members

Life Members - Life Membership of the NSW Bridge Association is awarded from time to time in recognition of valuable contributions and service made over many years.


Books and Magazines in the NSWBA library


The NSWBA offers EFTPOS for the convenience of its members and guests. This facility can be used for payments over $20. Cards accepted are Visa and Mastercard. If players wish to pay for Monday night events by debit or credit cards then this can be done by telephoning the office or in person prior to the commencement of play, but no later than 7pm. Pre-payment of table fees for Monday night events can also be done via EFT.

Our bank details are
BSB: 082088
Account number: 039098420
Your ABF number is the reference number.

If your bank has a facility to email payment confirmation, could you please send it to office@nswba.com.au

The Recorder

If you have concerns about ethics, unpleasant or offensive behaviour during events at the NSWBA which you feel are not covered by the laws of bridge, or which you don’t want to raise with the Director at the table, then you can raise them with Bob Sebesfi. Speak to him personally or email him:-


Parking vouchers for the council car park on the corner of Goulburn and Elizabeth Streets may be purchased from the NSWBA Office Manager or any of the Directors. Tickets ($12.00) are valid all day till 12.00 midnight.

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