Asian qualifying campaign for Canada 2015 began with the preliminary round of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup from 21 May until 9 June 2013. Jordan, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam topped their sections to make it through and will join Australia, Japan, China PR and Korea Republic in competing at the AFC Women's Asian Cup Vietnam 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City between 14 and 25 May 2014. The top five finishers will advance to Canada 2015.
The groups are as follows:
Group A: Vietnam, Australia, Japan, Jordan
Group B: Korea Republic, China PR, Myanmar, Thailand
Africa’s representatives will be determined by the CAF African Women’s Championship 2014, which will take place between between 11 and 25 October 2014. The top three finishers will secure places at Canada 2015.
The first round of qualifiers for the African Women’s Championship will take place in Namibia, and the fixtures are as follows:
Algeria-Morocco; Egypt-Tunisia; Ethiopia-South Sudan; Burkina Faso-Ghana; Cote d' Ivoire-Mali; Rwanda-Kenya; Nigeria-Sierra Leone; Guinea Bissau - Senegal; Mozambique-Comoros; Botswana-Zimbabwe; Zambia-Tanzania
The first legs of these ties will be played on 13,14 or 15 February 2014, with the second legs on 28 February, 1 or 2 March 2014
Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and South Africa having been awarded a bye and will enter at the second round stage, the first legs of which will be played on 23, 24 or 25 May 2014 and the returns on 6, 7 or 8 June 2014.