FIE/EFC Licences

A fencer can only obtain an FIE or EFC licence via the National Federation of the country of which he/she is a citizen.

FIE & EFC Licences are only available through the British Fencing membership portal.

Please go to – log in using the details you setup to log into membership.  Once logged in click on the Licences tab and follow the directions for purchasing your licence.


FIE Licence – who needs one

The FIE is the international Federation for Fencing. Click here to go to their site.

Every fencer and referee competing in FIE events, including Satellite events in the UK or abroad requires an FIE licence before travelling.

Please go to the FIE site to view the details of your licence


EFC Licence – who needs one

The CEE, or EFC, is the European Fencing Confederation. Click here to go to their site.

Every Fencer and Referee entering European Fencing Confederation competitions (EFC), i.e. EFC Cadet Circuit, EFC U23 Circuit, European Cadets and U23 Championships.

Every fencer competing in EFC events,  requires an EFC licence before travelling.

To view the licence details please go to the EFC site here:

In the heading type in the first and last name then click on the search button.


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