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The NGCOA protects and advances golf courses’ business interests through an array of education, resources and engagement at the federal, regulatory, state and legal levels. We keep you aware of industry-related changes and challenges, and provide interpretation and suggestions for action.

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Legislative Tracking Map

View/track important pieces of legislation on state and national levels

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Golf Business Advocacy Hotline: 843-471-1300

NEW! Speak with a dedicated ombudsman with advocacy questions or for dedicated assistance

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Golf & Travel

Learn how NGCOA is involved with issues that affect golf and resort businesses.

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Accessibility

NGCOA educates and supports golf businesses on compliance and balance

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Environment

We help you navigate the issues that are always on the forefront of golf course businesses

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Tee Time Advocacy

Research, reports, insight and media related to 3rd-party online tee time agents (OTTAs)

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Labor & Immigration

We keep on top of these critical issues and fight legislation that could hurt your golf business

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Taxation

NGCOA monitors, interprets and shares legislative updates, and advocates on your behalf

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Advocacy Center Pulse Spotlight

"Over 33% of facility owners in the Western U.S. ranked water availability, cost, and regulation among the top three issues impacting the sustainability and financial health of their facility..."
Browse the entire 2022 Golf Business Pulse Report:
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Announcements

  • NGCOA Strengthens Relationship with USGA

    The NGCOA is pleased to announce its latest golf industry partnership with the United States Golf Association (USGA). Through this partnership, the USGA will offer research, education and solutions related to agronomy and on-course golf experience to ... More
  • NGCOA Adds New Staff and Promotes from Within

    NGCOA is pleased to announce the addition of new staff, and internal moves and promotions. Membership: Rachel Carter joins NGCOA as Senior Director of Membership. She has more than 20 years of professional country club and golf club experience and ... More

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