Belize Civic Center Sports Complex- Belize City

The new Belize Civic Center Arena and Cultural Complex design qualifies for world championship women’s U-21 and U-19 world championship for both men and women events. There is now one (1) professional center court, CONNOR SPORT FIBA certified Neoshock surface, that can reconfigure to three (3) interior practice basketball courts. The design allows for designated seating for up to +4500 for games and +5000 for indoor entertainment events such as conventions, concerts and other sporting events such as boxing and volleyball. Seats are individual can be numbered by rows.  The design also includes post-game rooms, media rooms, administration room, concessions spaces, VIP designated areas, conference and gym spaces. The new Belize Civic Center will be fully air-conditioned and fully handicapped accessible. The facility will be equipped with stage and event performance space and back of house facilities. The size and careful design of the building footprint and structural placement allows for a broader range of vehicles that will now be able to park under the building. The interior function of the building was completed in accordance with FIBA standards and in conjunction with approved consultancy input. All professional grade GARED equipment included for both BB and VB international competition level. Four locker rooms and dedicated referee stations for each allow for


Exterior design allows for multiple plazas to accommodate recreational sports and parks, including two (1) full outdoor basketball court, and (2) half courts, a small futsal, skateboard park, rubberized 100m track, just to name a few. It caters to hosting outdoor entertainments with Security features, Police and Ambulance Zones.


Status: Completed


Belize Civic Center Multi-Purpose Sports Complex & Arena


Belize City



JVCA Medina’s Construction Ltd. / International Environments Ltd.

Contract Cost: BZ$ 32,940,261.34

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Project Management Services:

Professional Engineering Services Ltd.

Contract Cost: BZ$ 199,095.87