World Handicap System (WHS)
Takes effect in Australia on 30 January 2020
- Golf’s two international governing bodies, The R&A and the United States Golf Association (USGA), have worked together with the world’s major handicapping authorities to develop a single handicap system for the game Golf Australia (GA) is one of the organisations that has been closely involved.
- www.golf.org.au is the only authorised website that will display your handicap record when the WHS goes live in Australia on 30 January 2020.
- If you have questions about the WHS you can speak to your club, or you can visit the Golf Australia Contact Us page
- Please see www.golf.org.au for more information on the WHS in Australia including
- PART A: Things that stay the same
- PART B: Things that involve some change
- PART C: Things that are new