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

Return to Play Policy

Infectious Disease Policy

Sun Protection Policy

NRL Member Protection Policy 

NRL Privacy Policy

Application to Travel

National Clearance and Permits Policy

National Registration Policy

Leagues Anti-Doping Policy


Management of Concussion in Rugby League

Head Injury Guidelines

Heat Guidelines

Electrical Storm Safety Guidelines

NRL Preferred Facility Guidelines

NRL Synthetic Field Standards

Sports Trainers Documents

For all NRL Sports Trainer resources & documents click here

Affiliated States 

National Footy Facilities Fund Application Form

National Footy Facilities Fund Guidelines