About

Para Football is a new foundation and worldwide body of football for persons with disabilities.

Registered in the Netherlands as a stichting (foundation) and non-profit, Para Football was founded in 2020 building upon a history of collaboration between international federations linked to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) which has now expanded to cover all types of football for persons with disabilities.

  • Bringing together autonomous and independent International Federations of football for persons with disabilities

  • Supporting national football associations/federations to be more inclusive and develop Para Football opportunities

  • Developing and showcasing opportunities for all persons with disabilities in football

Vision: What we want to see

Football for all persons with disabilities

Mission: What we will do

Ensure opportunity for persons with disabilities to participate on an equal basis with others in football

Para

  • From the Greek preposition “para” - beside or alongside.
  • Para Football runs in parallel to mainstream football.
  • Shows how all formats exist side-by-side.

 

Football

Any of various forms of football (soccer) involving kicking (and in some cases also handling) a ball.

 

NOTE: The term 'Para' is a trademark of the International Paralympic Committee. Para Football has a trademark/licence agreement allowing use of the term 'Para' in our title. The term 'Para' may only be used by sports adhering to the IPC athlete classification code and with expressed permission of the IPC.

Registration Information

KvK Number: 81577583

The KvK number is an identification number for the Commercial Register managed by the Netherlands Chamber of Commerce.

RSIN Number: 862144140

The RSIN number (Rechtspersonen en Samenwerkingsverbanden Identificatie Nummer in Dutch) is an identification number for legal entities 

Para Football Statutes: Click here to download

Legal Form: Foundation (Stichting)

Registered Office: Arnhem, Netherlands

Contact: info@parafootball.com

 

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