Codes and Policies

First Aid & Medical
Keeping Rugby safe and enjoyable.

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.

The Rugby Australia Medical and First Aid Requirements outline the medical and safety guidelines for the management of injury and the first aid requirements for community rugby matches including the below:

  • Minimum accreditation requirements for first aid personnel
  • Mayday call, procedure and flowchart
  • Risk Management
  • Smart Rugby

Below are some additional safety initiatives that may assist in running and managing rugby competitions.