Policies, Rules & Regulations

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LAWS OF THE GAME

2021 Laws of Australian Football

PRIVACY POLICIES

Privacy Statement

Privacy Policy

VILIFICATION AND ANTI-DISCRIMINATION

National Vilification & Discrimination Policy

Vilification & Discrimination Sample Policy

Respect and Responsibility

Taking The Tackle – Violence Against Women

REGULATIONS AND POLICIES

AFL NSW/ACT policies, rules and procedures are aligned to the AFL policies, rules and regulations. Where the AFL NSW/ACT policies, rules and procedures are silent then, at the discretion of AFL NSW/ACT, the AFL policies, rules and regulations apply.

All AFL NSW/ACT Leagues operate in accordance with the AFL NSW/ACT policies, rules and procedures except in situations where local by-laws take precedence over AFL NSW/ACT policies, rules and procedures.  In situations where local League by-laws are silent then, at the discretion of the League, AFL NSW/ACT policies, rules and procedures apply.  To maintain the integrity of the game at all times the policies, rules and procedures are reviewed annually in consultation with stakeholders and in keeping with changes to the expectations of the AFL and broader community.

Addendum to the National Player Registration & Transfer Regulations 2020

AFL NSW ACT Generic Rules 

AFL NSWACT Hearing Procedures 2021

AFL Female Football Guidelines

Australian Football Match Policy

Changes to Transfers and Permits in 2020 – User Guide

National Member Protection Policy

National Player and Official De-Registration Policy

National Age Dispensation Policy

National Player Registration and Transfer Regulations

National Anti-doping Code

National Extreme Weather Policy

National Complaint and Investigation Policy

National Social Media Engagement Policy

National Child Protection Policy

State and Territory Disciplinary Committee Guidelines 2021 – July 2021

State and Territory Tribunal Guidelines – NSW ACT 2021

CONCUSSION MANAGEMENT

AFL Concussion Management – Guidelines

AFL Concussion Management – FAQs

Return to Play Following Concussion – Checklist Form

Return to Play Following Concussion – Medical Clearance Form

FORMS

AFL NSW ACT Citing Incident Referral Form

AFL NSW ACT Practice Match Request Form

AFL NSW ACT Student Permit Application

AFL NSW ACT Notice of Appeal

AFL NSW ACT Citing Incident Referral Form

Club Budget Actual Player Payment Template – 2019

Club-Non-Declared-Player-Statement-2019

Code of Conduct Complaints 2021

National Age Dispensation Policy – Application Template 2018

Player-Declaration 2019 – AFL NSW ACT

Requests for Vision Review 

Working With Children/Child Protection Forms

SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

Safeguarding Children Commitment Statement
Safeguarding Children Policy
Safeguarding Children Reporting Procedure
Safeguarding Children Code of Conduct

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