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About Us

Who are we ?

We are a voluntary incorporated society committed to promoting and enhancing dancesport.

Who do we represent ?

We represent DanceSport Competitors and their supporters.

Mission Statement

  • To promote DanceSport and to represent dancesport competitors and their supporters resident in the Canterbury region.
  • To organise and run dancesport competitions, to organise or support international training opportunities and to support Dancesport members with their dancing ambitions.
  • To encourage a culture of DanceSport and work in conjunction with the WDSF (and its New Zealand representative, DanceSport New Zealand).

Incorporated 11 May 1965 as Canterbury Amateur Ballroom Dancing Association Incorporated (C.A.B.D.A.), changed name to Canterbury Amateur DanceSport Association Incorporated (C.A.D.A.) on 2 July 1990, and changed its name to New Zealand DanceSport Association Canterbury Incorporated (N.Z.D.A. Canterbury) on the 18 September 2000, trading as DanceSport Canterbury (DSC).


Dance Sport Documents

DanceSport Canterbury Constitution (2009)
Championships Handbook
Committee Operating Procedures
Members Code of Conduct
Social Membership

Notice of the 2023 AGM