Handicap Active and Inactive Season Schedule

The authorized golf association having jurisdiction in an area is responsible for declaring the duration of any inactive season. Any non-member club of an authorized golf association must observe any inactive season established by the authorized golf association that has jurisdiction in its area.

Association Seasonal or
Year-Round
   
Active Season

Alabama

Alabama Golf Association Year-Round  

Alaska

Alaska Golf Association Seasonal April 1- October 31

Arizona

Arizona Golf Association Year-Round  

Arkansas

Arkansas State Golf Association Year-Round  

California

Northern California Golf Association Year-Round  
Southern California Golf Association Year-Round  

Colorado

Colorado Golf Association Seasonal March 15 - November 14

Connecticut

Connecticut State Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - November 14

Delaware

Delaware State Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - November 14

Florida

Florida State Golf Association Year-Round  

Georgia

Georgia State Golf Association Year-Round  

Guam

Guam National Golf Federation Year-Round  

Hawaii

Hawaii State Golf Association Year-Round  

Idaho

Idaho Golf Association Seasonal March 1 - November 14

Illinois

Chicago District Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31

Indiana

Indiana Golf Association Seasonal March 1 - November 14

Iowa

Iowa Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - November 14

Kansas

Central Links Golf Seasonal March 1 - December 31

Kentucky

Kentucky Golf Association Seasonal March 1 - November 30

Louisiana

Louisiana Golf Association Year-Round  

Maine

Maine State Golf Association Seasonal April 15 - October 31

Maryland

Maryland State Golf Association Seasonal March 15 - November 14

Massachusetts

Mass Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - November 14

Michigan

Golf Association of Michigan Seasonal April 1 - October 31

Minnesota

Minnesota Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31

Mississippi

Mississippi Golf Association Year-Round  

Missouri

Metropolitan Amateur Golf Association Seasonal March 1 - November 14
Missouri Golf Association Seasonal March 1 - November 14

Montana

Montana State Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31

Nebraska

Nebraska Golf Association Seasonal March 15 - November 14

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31

New Jersey

New Jersey State Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - November 14

New Mexico

Sun Country Amateur Golf Association Year-Round  

New York

Metropolitan Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - November 14
New York State Golf Association Seasonal April 15 - October 31
Rochester District Golf Association Seasonal April 15 - October 31

Nevada

Northern Nevada Golf Association Seasonal March 15 - November 30
Southern Nevada Golf Association Year-Round  

North Carolina

Carolinas Golf Association Year-Round  

North Dakota

North Dakota Golf Association Seasonal March 15 - November 15

Ohio

Greater Cincinnati Golf Association Seasonal March 15 - November 14
Miami Valley Golf Association Seasonal March 15 - November 30
Northern Ohio Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31
Ohio Golf Association Seasonal March 15 - November 30
Toledo District Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31

Oklahoma

Oklahoma Golf Association Year-Round  

Oregon

Oregon Golf Association Seasonal March 1 - November 30

Pennsylvania

Golf Association of Philadelphia Seasonal April 1 - November 14
Western Pennsylvania Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - November 14

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Golf Association Year-Round  

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - November 14

South Carolina

Carolinas Golf Association Year-Round  

South Dakota

South Dakota Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31

Tennessee

Tennessee Golf Association Year-Round  

Texas

Texas Golf Association Year-Round  

Utah

Utah Golf Association (southern section) Year-Round  
Utah Golf Association (northern section) Seasonal March 15 - November 14

Vermont

Vermont Golf Association Seasonal April 15 - October 31

Virginia

Virginia State Golf Association Year-Round  

Washington

Washington State Golf Association Seasonal March 1 - November 14

West Virginia

West Virginia Golf Association Seasonal March 1 - October 31

Wisconsin

Wisconsin State Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31

Wyoming

Wyoming Golf Association Seasonal April 1 - October 31