Race Plates

As a member of BMX, you’ll need a race plate, which is attached to the front of your bike.

For the allocation of your Race Plate number, the process depends upon your State – please see below:

Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Tasmania

If you are a member of the above states, please speak to your Club’s Registrar or a Committee Member to select a race plate number within your club.

South Australia

In South Australia, please email racenumbers@bmxsa.com.au with your name, BMXA Member Number and club name. You will be sent a copy of the list of all available numbers in SA. Please send back your top preferences and BMXSA will confirm your allocated number.

Victoria and Western Australia

In VIC and WA, your BMXA member profile will be updated with your allocated race plate number within 1-2 weeks of joining BMX Australia. Please contact BMX Victoria or BMX Western Australia if your profile has not been updated.

For contact details of State Associations, please Click Here.


SEAL Custom BMX Race Plates is  a supplier of BMX Australia Official Race Plates. CLICK HERE to grab your race plate or design your own custom BMX race plate.

Please find below the colour race plate you will need to purchase:


White Plate – Black Numbers:  Click Here for an example.

Elite Riders with a International Elite Number.


Yellow Plate – Black NumbersClick Here for an example.

Men/Boys open age classes of 8 years old and above.


Orange Plate – Black NumbersClick Here for an example.

Sprocket riders/Boys and Girls of ages 7 and below.


Blue Plate – White NumbersClick Here for an example.

Women/Girls open age classes of 8 years old and above.


Red Plate – White NumbersClick Here for an example.

Any gender, competing on a 24 inch wheel size bike.


Purple Plate – White NumbersClick Here for an example.

Mini Wheelers/ Kids competing on a balance / walking bike without pedals.


Green Plate – White NumbersClick Here for an example.

Riders competing in the novice class age classes.


Note: If you are a 4-month Open or Sprocket Rocket member, please purchase the race plate colour applicable to an Open or Sprocket Rocket  membership. For example if you are over 8 years, purchase an open colour race plate.

If you are participating as a Novice, you will be required to use a Green Race Plate.