Rules, Regulations and Policies

AFL Sydney Community Football Rules & Policies

Laws of the Game 2024 Laws of Australian Football
AFL National Policies
2024 National Community Football Policy Handbook
AFL Gender Diversity Policy – Community Football
AFL National Female Community Football Guidelines
AFL Respect and Responsibility Policy
Australian Football Anti-Doping Code
National Terms & Conditions Of Registration For Participants
AFL Sydney Policies and Rules
2024 AFL Sydney Rules
2024 AFL NSW/ACT Code of Conduct 
2024 Player Points Policy – Men’s Premier Division
2024 Player Points Policy – Women’s Premier Division
2023 AFL NSW/ACT Coaching Box Card Policy
2022 AFL NSW/ACT Tribunal Hearing Procedures

Season Permit Rules and

Interchange Agreements

AFL Sydney & Sydney Swans / GWS Giants
AFL Sydney & AFL Hunter Central Coast
AFL Sydney & AFL South Coast
Student Permit Form
Age Dispensation Application to Play Up


The Management of Sport-Related Concussion in Australian Football
AFL Concussion Management – FAQs
Return to Play Following Concussion – Checklist Form
Return to Play Following Concussion – Medical Clearance Form


Forms & Templates

Age Dispensation Age Dispensation Application to Play Up  Word  |  PDF
Reportable Offences & Policy Breach Notice of Citing Word PDF
Request for Review of Footage Word PDF
Notice of Complaint (for Policy Breach) Word PDF
Notice of Complaint (Vilification) Word PDF
Appeals Notice of Appeal Word PDF
Transfers & Permits Student Permit Form Word  |  PDF
Club Uniforms Club Uniform Design Approval Form Word PDF
Practice Matches
Practice Match Request Form
Practice Match Notice of Report
Player Points & Contracts Application to LEP for Reassessment of a PPV Word PDF
Application for Appeal of LEP Decision Word PDF
Standard Player Declaration Word PDF


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