Policies and Guidelines

The NRL has a range of policies and guidelines to ensure the game is played in a safe and fun environment.

Click on the following links to view or download one of the below documents:


NRL On Field Policy

National Coach Accreditation Policy

Return to Play Policy

Infectious Disease Policy

Sun Protection Policy

Mixed Gender Policy

NRL Member Protection Policy 

NRL Privacy Policy

NRL Travel and Tour Policy (link to Domestic and International Tour application forms are included within this document)

National Clearance and Permits Policy

National Registration Policy

Leagues Anti-Doping Policy

Unmanned Aerial Drone Policy

Sports Glasses/Goggles Policy

Mouthguard Policy

Neck Injury & Cervical Collar Policy

Pregnancy Policy


Management of Concussion in Rugby League

Heat Guidelines

Electrical Storm Safety Guidelines

NRL Preferred Facility Guidelines

NRL Synthetic Field Standards

Code of Conduct

NRL Code of Conduct

Sports Trainers Documents

For all NRL Sports Trainer resources & documents click here

League Stars

Terms & Conditions

Insurance Summary