The CA has previously published guidelines for GC handicaps for the following circumstances:
Predominantly AC players establishing or updating their GC handicap
Minus GC players wishing to derive their handicap from their Dynamic Grade
Following feedback and consultation, modifications have been made to each of these. Broadly, strong AC players are given a higher GC handicap under these changes, whilst those deriving their handicap from their grade will have a lower handicap.
The new guidelines are to be found respectively at: