Pickleball Canada is the official government body for pickleball in Canada. Its primary mission is to assist and promote the growth of pickleball as a game for all ages and to establish rules, policies and standards for the good governance of the game in Canada.
Pickleball Alberta is the official governing body for pickleball in Alberta, and is a member organization of Pickleball Canada. SAPC and 22 other local clubs in Alberta are affiliated with Pickleball Alberta.
USA Pickleball Association (USAPA) is the official governing body for pickleball in the US.
The International Federation of Pickleball (IFP) is the international governing body of pickleball. The IFP's goal is to introduce pickleball to all nations so that they may embrace the sport as one of the national sports, and ultimately to achieve official recognition by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in order to establish pickleball as an Olympic sport. Pickleball Canada and the USAPA are member organizations of the IFP.