Gridiron West is local body that administrates the game in Western Australia. All teams and players in WA must be registered through them
Gridiron Australia is the national governing body and manages the National Insurance Program for the sport in Australia.
As a requirement of the Gridiron West League all players must pay the Gridiron Australia Insurance and register with their clubs before they are covered to train or play in gear.
Australia is a member of the International Federation of American Football which is international governing body of American Football Associations. It’s headquarters are in La Courneuve, France.