The statutes of the Union Mondiale de Billard

Below you can find the statutes of the UMB in the english and french language.
The statutes can be downloaded in PDF-Format.

In order to be able to open the statutes, regulations and the billard Rules you need the Acrobat-Reader.


Constitution: English version 2016
Statuts: version fran├žaise under construction

Anti-Doping Rules

UMB Anti-Doping Rules based on the Model of best Practice

The official world UMB regulations

The world organization Rules -RMO- complete the statutes and regulations of the UMB. They are applicable at all world championships and intercontinental tournaments officially recognized by or concerning the UMB.

English regulations

The official billiard Rules

Below you can find the Rules for the three different billiard games.
The Rules can be downloaded in PDF-Format and are all in the English language.

Carom billiard Rules
5 Pin billiard Rules

The official Tournament Rules
The Rules can be downloaded in PDF-Format from the Menu "UMB World \ Tournament Rules" ; and are all in the English language.

Official UMB 3-Cushion Sports Trainers

Official UMB Trainers
Entraineurs officiels de l'UMB
Entrenadores Oficiales UMB

Advertisement & Clothing:

Below you can find the Rules for Advertising and Tournament clothing.
The Rules can be downloaded in PDF-Format and are all in the English language.

Rules for Advertising
Rules for Tournament clothing

Referee Guidelines of the UMB :

UMB Referee Rules
UMB Referee Rules (Spanish Language)

Organization Aid of the UMB:

Instruction card requirements for the application and organization of an World Championship