The Japanese city of Fukuoka was awarded the 2021 World Swimming Championships. It will be the 19th FINA World Championships. The 2001 World Swimming Championships were also held in Fukuoka.
The event was originally planned to be held from 16 July – 1 August, 2021, however it was postponed until May 13-29, 2022, due to upheavals in the world sporting calendar due to the coronavirus.
- About the The 2001 World Swimming Championships which were also held in Fukuoka.
- List of all host cities
- About Sport in Japan
- Home page for the World Swimming Championships
- World Sport Calendar for 2022