Mercedes-Benz Oakville

Become a commissaire

From grass roots to international competition, learn more about providing a fair and safe sport by becoming a commissaire.

Commissaires Rules

Many OCA sanctioned races follow UCI rules with CCA and OCA modifications. Please click on the following links for further information.
UCI Rules
UCI website
Cycling Canada website

OCA-Companion-Guide-April 2012

Commissare News

Commissaire News- Spring 2017

Communiqués

2016 Road Communiqué1 r1-16MAR23

2016 Road Communiqué2 r1-Calabogie-16APR19

2016 Road Communiqué4-Mothers Day Crit

2016 Road Communiqué5-Steve Bauer Classic-16JUN09

2016 Road Communiqué6-KW Classic-16JUN09

2016 Road Communiqué7-Fergus TT-16JUN20

2016 Road Communiqué8-Mohawk Crit-16JUL14

2016 Road Communiqué9-London Crit-16AUG07

2016-road-communique10-provincial-crit-16aug21

2016-road-communique11-provincial-rr-16aug28

Commissaire Courses

There are currently no upcoming courses.

For further information please contact us .

Level overview

Level Minimum Requirements to Attain Level Events you can work at this level Minimum Requirements To Proceed to Upgrade Minimum Time at level
Technical Assistant Eager to learn Regional and provincial level races Minimum of 2 races
Commissaire C Follow Provincial course in specific sector
Pass a written exam
Provincial level races Minimum of 2 races 3 years
C to B Assist the college of commissaires at Provincial level races College member at  provincial races
Assistant to national  level races
Minimum of 3 races
B to A Work as college member at a minimum of 2 races/year
Work as chief at a provincial level race
Recommendation of Provincial Chief Commissaire
Chief at provincial races
College member for national level races
Assistant to international races
Minimum of 3 races

Upgrading process

The following table provides the upgrading process for National and International Level Commissaires

A to National Follow the national commissaire course
Pass a written, oral and practical exam
Chief commissaire at a minimum of 2 provincial races
College member at a minimum of 1 national event
Recommendation of Provincial Chief Commissair
Work at provincial and national races as college member
College member at international races
Minimum of 5 races 2 years
National to UCI Must work all the positions on the College including 2 different positions on a national or international College
Apply to the CCAOC to be considered for the UCI course
Be accepted by the UCI
Pass the written and oral UCI exam
Must be between 25 and 50 years of age
Work at all races in  the specific specialty Minimum of 5 races 2 years

Forms & Literature

Commissaire Evaluation

Used by organizer to evaluate Chief Commissaire  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Cyclo-Cross Worksheet

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Cyclo-Cross Worksheet – Large

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Expense Form – MTB

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Expense Form – MTB (fillable)

Use this xlsx form to pre-fill out and print your expenses.  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Expense Form – Road (fillable)

Use this xlsx form to pre-fill out and print your expenses.  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Expense Form – Road (printable)

Download and print this form to complete at the event (fillable form also available).  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Incident Report

Must be filled out and submitted to OCA office in full by Organizer and/ or Commissaire for all incidents at any sanctioned event. (One per individual involved).  Download : Updated August 18, 2016

Mileage Policy for Officials

Updated as of May 1st, 2016  Download : Updated May 3, 2016

Mobile Commissaire Race Summary Form

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

OCA Commissaire Policy v2011.03.31

This is the general policy document governing the body of Commissaires in Ontario; includes sections on qualifications, progression, training, assignments, and governance.  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Race Evaluation – E-mail form

Used by Chief Commissaire to evaluate event. This form can be e-mailed to the OCA.  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Race Evaluation Form

Used by Chief Commissaire to evaluate event. Printable version for fax, drop-off or mail submission  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Race Penalty Form

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Road Commissaire Worksheet

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Track Penalty Table

  Download : Updated February 2, 2016

Track Points Race – Form 1

  Download : Updated February 2, 2016

Track Points Race – Form 2

  Download : Updated February 2, 2016

Track Timing Worksheet (1KM)

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Track Timing Worksheet (4KM)

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Track Timing Worksheet (500m)

  Download : Updated October 22, 2015

Lightning Policy

  Download : Updated June 10, 2016