BIKER TASK TEAM:
7.1. The Task Team is mandated to operate as an empowered body to inter alia deal with the
whole process of and all matters pertaining to the establishment and maintenance of
new Clubs/ Chapters within the Western Cape Region.
7.2. The Task Team performs its duties in terms of the above protocols and must ensure that
all new clubs/ club chapters conform to the protocols and guidelines. This mandate
has also been extended by the clubs supporting both MAWC and Presidents Meet
platforms to include existing clubs/ chapters of clubs.
7.3. It inter alia deals with all matters pertaining to the establishment of new clubs as
regarding Club Name, Patch Design, Slogans, Membership, etc.
7.4. The Task Team will monitor new Clubs/ Chapters from the moment the application for
registration is received up to the fulfilment of the pre-requisite probation period
before such a Club/ Chapter is to be acknowledged and recognized and has the full
authority to impose the necessary sanctions on those Clubs/ Chapters which refuse to
The task team can be contacted at:
CONFLICT OF PROTOCOLS WITH LOCAL GOVERNING BODY CONSTITUTION:
Where there is a conflict between the above protocols and the Constitution/ Rules of the local
governing body, the Protocols will take precedence until such time as the Constitution/ Rules
of the Local Governing Body can be amended to reflect same.
The protocols also take precedence over a club’s constitution/ rules in respect of probation
time periods re new Club Chapters opening in the Western Cape region.
GUIDELINES REGARDING TYPES OF CLUBS:
Must have a constitution
Minimum licensed riders (key holders): 6 (each with own bike)
No patch holders/ members under the age of 18
Minimum hang around period: 3 months (club to decide in terms of Constitution)
Minimum prospect period: 12 months (club to decide in terms of Constitution)
Minimum bike capacity: 600 cc
Minimum period for any new club to become an MC: 5 years from date of qualifying
as a club. (Calculated as from the end of the 12 [twelve] month probation period.)
MC status to be approved by minimum of 3 existing senior MC’s in conjunction with
the Task Team in area where the club is to be situated.