The governing body for Pool within New Zealand
The New Zealand Pool Association (NZPA) is the governing body for Pool within New Zealand and as such are a member of Oceania Pocket Billiard Association (OPBA) and are under the umbrella of the World Pool Association (WPA).
We follow strict WPA guidelines and follow in the direction that the rest of the World takes in pool. Our games are competed on 9ft International standard tables and we adhere to the World Rules as laid down by the governing body.
Our current national games are 8-ball, 9-ball and 10-ball. We compete in international competitions and World events with spots allocated to us from the WPA via the Oceania Committee.
To Foster and promote the growth and development of the Sport of Pool within New Zealand
Creating opportunities for players and other participants to reach their potential
Supporting International competition and representation