Established in 1998 ,the Bangladesh Golf Federation (BGF) is the apex body of golf in the country and is responsible for the promotion and development of golf in Bangladesh. The BGF now has 12 golf and country clubs affiliated with it and the number is set to increase. The BGF is affiliated with ‘Bangladesh Olympic Association’ and working under the 'Ministry of Youth and Sports’’.
General S M Shafiuddin Ahmed, OSP, ndu, psc, PhD CAS ,Bangladesh Army is the ‘President’ of BGF and Major General Md Zahirul Islam, ndc, psc is the ‘Senior Vice President’.
The main goals of BGF are to promote & support the proliferation of golf in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Golf Federation will be the highest body to initiate control or winding up all activities related to popularize, promotion and development of Golf within the territorial jurisdiction of Bangladesh. BGF will exercise full authority conferred to it by National Sports Council, which in turn are regulated by the concerned Ministry of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. We are also expecting the same authority from Bangladesh Olympic Association very soon.