Archery is a CGA Associate Member. Associate Members include sports not currently on the Games program, but may be in future.
Archery has featured twice on the Commonwealth Games program in 1982 in Brisbane, Australia and 2010 in Delhi, India.
Archery is an optional sport meaning the Games host country can decide whether to include it on the sporting program or not.
The governing body for Archery in Australia is Archery Australia.