Codes and Policies

  • Report a Concern
  • Safety and Welfare
To achieve Rugby Australia's Vision, Rugby must be as safe, inclusive and fair as possible. Rugby Australia has several policies and initiatives aimed at ensuring that Rugby is safe to play and is enjoyable for all participants.
Concussed Player

Concussion Management

Important considerations and information in the management of concussion or a potential concussion within Rugby.

Serious Injuries and Injury Reporting

Rugby Australia takes player welfare seriously and acknowledges the importance of providing appropriate protocols, procedures, guidance and support to our participants and members.

Welfare Initiatives

Support is available for individuals and clubs in the event of a critical incident.

Community Rugby Boys

Player Dispensation

The safety of all Rugby participants must be the primary consideration in all participation decisions.

Match Day Safety

Match day safety includes best practice policies and guidelines to ensure our players are as safe as possible while on the rugby field.

First Aid Medical

Rugby Australia & World Rugby encourages Clubs and Schools to take the following recommended measures to ensure that the game is both safe and enjoyable to play.