Competition Rules 

Downs Rugby are are supportive of good behaviour amongst our players, supporters and stakeholders.  The Competition Rules  for the 2018 season are listed below for your knowledge.  Please make yourself familiar with these rules. 

2018 Junior and Teenage Rules 2018 Junior and Teenage Rules (639 KB)

Game Management Guidelines Game Management Guidelines (513 KB)

Two Year Window Two Year Window (126 KB)

For all matters relating to the new Junior Player Pathways please refer to the ARU website:


From this website you will be able to download documentation in relation to all changes and how they will affect all age groups.

Please also have a look in our Coach Education (Juniors) for other coaching tools.

2013 GMG and U19 Law Variations 2013 GMG and U19 Law Variations (89 KB)

ARU U19 Law Variations ARU U19 Law Variations (287 KB)

Code of Conduct Code of Conduct (331 KB)

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