The Governing Council of the Cat Fancy, UK’s Premier Registration Body.


Livre Officiel des Origines Félines is in essence the GCCF of France – we advocate the LOOF standard for our cats.


The Cat Fanciers’ Association in the USA fulfils a similar role to the GCCF. The association has also exended its presence in Europe, China, and Japan along with its well-established activity in the United States and Canada.


Federation Internationale Feline calls itself the United Nations of Cat Federations. It is a federation of national members representing, at present, 41 countries with 43 full members.

Felis Britannica – (UK FIFe Member)

Felis Britannica is a non-profit making organisation representing a federation of UK cat clubs who wish to be part of the international association, Federation Internationale Feline (FIFe). FIFe run ‘open door’ shows, which allow you to attend the shows with cats registered with any recognised registry e.g. GCCF, TICA, CFA, etc. Cats will be entered into the catalogue in accordance with FIFe breed definitions.


The International Cat Association. Considered the world’s largest genetic cat registry. Originally a North American organisation, it now is worldwide. The organisation has a genetic registry for pedigreed and household pet cats and is one of the world’s largest sanctioning bodies for cat shows.