Sign-ups are now open for Oceania's Rocket League Championship Series.

The event has a prize pool of AU$20,000, and both finalists will score a place at the World Championship later this year.

Throwdown Esports is hosting the Championship Series, which is formally known as Rocket League Championship Series Season 3. The first two seasons were only open to teams from the US and Europe.

Sign-ups for the six week season open here and run until 11:59pm on March 26.

An Open Qualifier begins Sunday, April 2.

The World Championship final will be held in June.