Waikato Bay of Plenty Football (WaiBOP) is the trading name of the Number 3 District Federation of NZ Football, one of seven district federations affiliated to the national body.

Established in 2000 we lead, inspire and deliver football in Eastern Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, Taupo, Thames / Coromandel, Waikato and Western Bay of Plenty.

Our values of unity, pride, passion and respect assist us in achieving our vision of incredible performances on and off the field.

We are based in Hamilton and have satellite offices in Rotorua, Taupo, Tauranga and Whakatane.

Our activities are many and varied but our primary priorities are to achieve the following key strategic goals:

  • Align the Game
  • Organise the Game
  • Develop the Game
  • Succeed at the Game
  • Expand the Game