Player Support

The WPBSA takes its responsibility to support players very seriously and this section of the website is a resource at which you can view key information and guidance at any time.

If any player requires further advice during office hours, please contact our Bristol Office on +44 (0117) 317 8200

This section of the website is currently under development and if any player or interested party has any suggestions as to relevant content, please contact Matt Huart.

Tour Induction

Aimed at players new to the tour, but still potentially relevant for those with more experience, our tour induction section provides information including:

  • Details of WPBSA and World Snooker staff roles, together with contact details
  • Tournament entry process
  • Prize money information
  • Player promotion – help us help you
  • Anti-corruption summary
  • Mental Health Charter

Players Forum

The views of players on the World Snooker Tour are represented by the Players Forum, currently made up of seven players from across the world rankings.

Travel Support

Information on the service provided by Incorporate Travel, the official travel partner of the WPBSA.

Visa Support

Information for obtaining visas for tournaments held outside of the UK, in addition to UK visas for international players.

Mental Health Charter

Details of the support available to all tour players, including the Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation, to which the WPBSA is a signatory.

Benevolent Fund

Information on the Professional Billiards and Snooker Players’ Benevolent Fund and the support available.


Information on the UK-based private healthcare available to main tour players.