By-Laws & Policies

Please click on the relevant link below to open the document (in alphabetical order);

AFL Junior Football Match Guide

AFL Female Football Match Guide

2017 Laws of Australian Football


AFL Sydney Juniors By-Laws – 2019

Restricted Player List (Updated 15th May 20)

Age Dispensation Policy 2017

AFL NSW ACT Statement on Electronic Communication


AFL Education Vilification Resources

National De-Registration Policy 2018

Child Protection Policy Documents

  1. Schedule 1 – National Child Protection Policy – March 2015
  2. Working With Children Check Record Spreadsheet
  3. Child Protection – Working with Children – Club Verification Process
  4. Child Protection – Working with Children
  5. WWC Brochure – digital
  6. WWC Poster – digital

Concussion Management Documents

The AFL has a range of Concussion document available at the following link:

Concussion Information Link

Specific Concussion and Medical Links

  1. Responsible Approach to Concussion in the AFL – Information Paper
  2. Management of Injuries and Medical Emergencies in Australian Football
  3. The Management of Concussion in Australian Football
  4. Attachment 2 – Concussion Recognition & Management Guidelines for PLAYERS
  5. Attachment 3 – Concussion Recognition & Management Guidelines for PARENTS
  6. Concussion Information for Coaches
  7. Sports Trainers Information and Resources
  8. Sports Trainers Policy
  9. AFL Concussion Poster
  10. Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool
  11. Helmets and Mouthguards

Member Protection Policy

National Player Transfer Regulations 2018


Wet Weather Management

  1. National Extreme Weather Policy
  2. Wet Weather Policy
  3. Wet Weather Website – User Instruction