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International Cricket Council
Official logo of the ICC
Abbreviation ICC
Motto Cricket for good.
Predecessor

Imperial Cricket Conference (1909–1965)

Islamic Cricket Conference (1965–1989)
Formation 15 June 1909; 111 years ago (1909-06-15)
Type Federation of national associations
Headquarters Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Membership 105 members
Chairman Shashank Manohar
CEO Manu Sawhney
Website www.icc-cricket.com

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is the international governing body of cricket. It was founded as the Imperial Cricket Conference in 1909. It was renamed International Cricket Conference at 1965. It was renamed International Cricket Council in 1989.

The ICC has 105 members, 12 Full Members (who play tests) and 93 Associate Members. The membership had been divided into Full, Associate, and Affiliate Members, but the Affiliate category was removed in June 2017, with all Affiliate Members becoming Associate Members.

Members

Full Members

12 countries are full members of the ICC. These are:

Nation Governing body Member since Region
 Afghanistan Afghanistan Cricket Board 22 June 2017 Asia
 Australia Cricket Australia 15 July 1909 East-Asia Pacific
 Bangladesh Bangladesh Cricket Board 26 June 2000 Asia
 England England and Wales Cricket Board 15 July 1909 Europe
 India Board of Control for Cricket in India 31 May 1926 Asia
 Ireland Cricket Ireland 22 June 2017 Europe
 New Zealand New Zealand Cricket 31 May 1926 East-Asia Pacific
 Pakistan Pakistan Cricket Board 28 July 1953 Asia
 South Africa Cricket South Africa 15 July 1909 Africa
 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Cricket 21 July 1981 Asia
 West Indies West Indies Cricket Board 31 May 1926 Americaa
 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Cricket 6 July 1992 Africa

Associate Members

103 nations are Associate members:

Country Teams Governing body Associate member since Region Ref
 Argentina Men • Women • U19 Argentine Cricket Association 1974 Americas
 Austria Men • Women • U19 Austrian Cricket Association 2017 Europe
 Bahamas Men • Women • U19 Bahamas Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 Bahrain Men • Women • U19 Bahrain Cricket Association 2017 Asia
 Belgium Men • Women • U19 Belgian Cricket Federation 2005 Europe
 Belize Men • Women • U19 Belize National Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 Bermuda Men • Women • U19 Bermuda Cricket Board 1966 Americas
 Bhutan Men • Women • U19 Bhutan Cricket Council Board 2017 Asia
 Botswana Men • Women • U19 Botswana Cricket Association 2005 Africa
 Brazil Men • Women • U19 Brazilian Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 Bulgaria Men • Women • U19 Bulgaria Cricket Federation 2017 Europe
 Cameroon Men • WomenU19 Cameroon Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Canada Men • Women • U19 Cricket Canada 1968 Americas
 Cayman Islands Men • Women • U19 Cayman Islands Cricket Association 2002 Americas
 Chile Men • Women • U19 Chilean Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 China Men • Women • U19 Chinese Cricket Association 2017 Asia
 Cook Islands Men • Women • U19 Cook Islands Cricket Association 2017 East Asia-Pacific
 Costa Rica Men • WomenU19 Costa Rica Cricket Federation 2017 Americas
 Croatia Men • WomenU19 Croatia Cricket Board 2017 Europe
 Cyprus Men • WomenU19 Cyprus Cricket Association 2017 Europe
 Czech Republic Men • WomenU19 Czech Republic Cricket Union 2017 Europe
 Denmark Men • Women • U19 Danish Cricket Federation 1966 Europe
 Estonia Men • Women • U19 Estonia Cricket Association 2017 Europe
 Falkland Islands Men† • WomenU19 Falkland Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 Fiji Men • Women • U19 Fiji Cricket Association 1965 East Asia-Pacific
 Finland Men • Women • U19 Finnish Cricket Association 2017 Europe
 France Men • Women • U19 France Cricket Association 1998 Europe
 Gambia Men • Women • U19 Gambia Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Germany Men • Women • U19 German Cricket Federation 1999 Europe
 Ghana Men • Women • U19 Ghana Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Gibraltar Men • Women • U19 Gibraltar Cricket Association 1969 Europe
 Greece Men • WomenU19 Hellenic Cricket Federation 2017 Europe
 Guernsey Men • Women • U19 Guernsey Cricket Board 2008 Europe
 Hong Kong Men • Women • U19 Hong Kong Cricket Association 1969 Asia
 Hungary Men • Women • U19 Hungarian Cricket Association 2017 Europe
 Indonesia Men • Women • U19 Indonesia Cricket Foundation 2017 East Asia-Pacific
 Iran Men • Women • U19 Islamic Republic of Iran Cricket Association Template:DTS Asia
 Isle of Man Men • Women • U19 Isle of Man Cricket Association 2017 Europe
 Israel Men • Women • U19 Israel Cricket Association 1974 Europe
 Italy Men • Women • U19 Federazione Cricket Italiana 1995 Europe
 Japan Men • Women • U19 Japan Cricket Association 2005 East Asia-Pacific
 Jersey Men • Women • U19 Jersey Cricket Board 2007 Europe
 Kenya Men • Women • U19 Cricket Kenya 1981 Africa
 Kuwait Men • Women • U19 Kuwait Cricket Association 2005 Asia
 Lesotho Men • Women • U19 Lesotho Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Luxembourg Men • Women • U19 Luxembourg Cricket Federation 2017 Europe
 Malawi Men • Women • U19 Malawi Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Malaysia Men • Women • U19 Malaysian Cricket Association 1967 Asia
 Maldives Men • Women • U19 Cricket Control Board of Maldives 2017 Asia
 Mali Men • WomenU19 Malian Cricket Federation 2017 Africa
 Malta Men • WomenU19 Malta Cricket Association 2017 Europe
 Mexico Men • Women • U19 Mexico Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 Morocco Men • WomenU19 Royal Moroccan Cricket Federation 2017 Africa
 Mozambique Men • Women • U19 Mozambican Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Myanmar Men • Women • U19 Myanmar Cricket Federation 2017 Asia
 Namibia Men • Women • U19 Namibia Cricket Board 1992 Africa
 Nepal Men† • Women • U19 Cricket Association of Nepal 1996 Asia
 Netherlands Men • Women • U19 Royal Dutch Cricket Board 1966 Europe
 Nigeria Men • Women • U19 Nigeria Cricket Association 2002 Africa
 Norway Men • Women • U19 Norwegian Cricket Board 2017 Europe
 Oman Men • Women • U19 Oman Cricket Board 2014 Asia
 Panama Men • WomenU19 Panama Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 Papua New Guinea Men • Women • U19 Cricket PNG 1973 East Asia-Pacific
 Peru Men • Women • U19 Peru Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 Philippines Men • WomenU19 Philippines Cricket Association 2017 East Asia-Pacific
 Portugal Men • WomenU19 Portuguese Cricket Federation 2017 Europe
 Qatar Men • Women • U19 Qatar Cricket Association 2017 Asia
 Romania Men • WomenU19 Cricket Romania 2017 Europe
 Russia Men • WomenU19 Cricket Russia 2017 Europe
 Rwanda Men • Women • U19 Rwanda Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Saint Helena Men • WomenU19 St Helena Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Samoa Men • Women • U19 Cricket Samoa 2017 East Asia-Pacific
 Saudi Arabia Men • Women • U19 Saudi Cricket Centre 2016 Asia
 Scotland Men • Women • U19 Cricket Scotland 1994 Europe
 Serbia Men • WomenU19 Serbian Cricket Federation 2017 Europe
 Seychelles Men • WomenU19 Seychelles Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Sierra Leone Men • Women • U19 Sierra Leone Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Singapore Men • Women • U19 Singapore Cricket Association 1974 Asia
 Slovenia Men • WomenU19 Slovenian Cricket Association 2017 Europe
 South Korea Men • Women • U19 Korea Cricket Association 2017 East Asia-Pacific
 Spain Men • Women • U19 Cricket Spain 2017 Europe
 Suriname Men • Women • U19 Suriname Cricket Board 2011 Americas
 Swaziland Men • Women • U19 Swaziland Cricket Association 2017 Africa
 Sweden Men • Women • U19 Swedish Cricket Federation 2017 Europe
 Tanzania Men • Women • U19 Tanzania Cricket Association 2001 Africa
 Thailand Men • Women • U19 Cricket Association of Thailand 2005 Asia
 Turkey Men • WomenU19 Turkish Cricket Board 2017 Europe
 Turks and Caicos Islands Men • WomenU19 Turks and Caicos Cricket Association 2017 Americas
 Uganda Men • Women • U19 Uganda Cricket Association 1998 Africa
 United Arab Emirates Men • Women • U19 Emirates Cricket Board 1990 Asia
 United States Men • Women • U19 USA Cricket 1965 Americas
 Vanuatu Men • Women • U19 Vanuatu Cricket Association 2009 East Asia-Pacific
 Zambia Men • Women • U19 Zambia Cricket Union 2003 Africa

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