The Tanzania Basketball Federation (TBF) formerly known as Basketball Association of Tanzania (BATA) is the governing body of basketball in Tanzania. It manages , coordinate and collaborate with various basketball programmes and projects within the country including National Basketball Team. It was founded in 1963 and has been affiliated with FIBA since 1968 and It has changed the name to TBF on July 28th, 2004.
To be a “Centre of Excellence” for Basketball by creating pathways for the training and
development of players, coaches, referees, officials, staff and volunteers the best of their ability."