The Massachusetts State Athletic Commission (MSAC) is currently reviewing its regulations found at 523 CMR pursuant to Executive Order 562 and it encourages input from the regulated community or other interested persons.

The Department of Public Safety is currently taking written comments here:


In addition, the MSAC will hold a listening session at its regular October meeting, providing an opportunity for further comment.  The meeting will take place on Thursday, October 8, 2015, and the listening session will begin at 11:00 a.m.


Anyone desiring to be heard on any revisions to 523 CMR are encouraged to attend. 


Welcome to the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission Website.

The Commission is charged with the regulation of all professional and amateur boxing, mixed martial arts, and unarmed combat events. All professional and amateur events must be licensed by the Commission. All promoters, referees, judges, matchmakers, timekeepers, seconds, trainers, managers, and professional combatants must obtain a license from the Commission prior to engaging in their chosen field.


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Massachusetts State Athletic Commission Contact

Jen Cobis

857-327-1807 direct mobile