The POLISH CHAMPION title
On each dog show in the country the judge is entitled to award the
certificate for the show champion title (abbreviated CWC, which is
equivalent of the foreign CAC – Certificat au Championnat).
The certificate (CWC) may be awarded both to a male and a female, aged
minimum 15 months, graded excellent and placed 1st in any of
the following classes: intermediate, open, working and champion,
regardless of the number of entries. To become Polish Champion a
male/female dog must have been awarded CWC three times, by three different
judges. At least one CWC has to be achieved at International or Club Show.
The minimal period of 6 months is required between obtaining the first and
the last CWC.
Awarding the CWC must be confirmed by the judge by making a handwritten
annotation on the critique form: "CWC", signed separately.
Since 29th May 2013 the three CWC must be awarded by
three different judges.
At least one of the certificates has to be achieved at International or
Club Show and the minimal period of 6 months is required between obtaining
the first and the last CWC (i.e. since 1st January to 1st
July). This also applies to the male and female dogs which fulfilled the
aforementioned conditions until the 29th May 2013 or had been
awarded at least one CWC before this date.
The Polish Champion title is issued by the Main Board of Polish Kennel
Club (ZKwP) upon written owner’s request. Applications for
issuing a diploma are verified on the basis of show report, which should
be submitted by the dog show organiser within 30 days after the show.
The Main Board Office shall issue the diploma
within 30 days after obtaining the show report
and send the original document by post and the copy by e-mail.
Since 1st January 2015 the fee for issuing diplomas of Polish Champion title for
foreign exhibitors is 30 EUR.
The fee should be paid into the account of ZKwP Main Board:
Związek Kynologiczny w Polsce
Bank name: Bank Millennium S.A.
Bank address: ul.
Stanisława Żaryna 2A, 02-593 Warszawa, Polska
The transfer title should include the pedigree number. A copy of the
payment receipt should be attached to the application form, otherwise the
application will not be considered
for issuing the Polish Champion diploma