RFU Covid-19 Resources for Match Officials (*** More material added ***)

  • December 18, 2020

Further resources have been made available by the RFU:

Contact Rugby Law Variations – A two and a half minute video

Recording of the England Rugby Community Game Law Variations webinar that was held on 10th December featuring Craig Maxwell-Keys (Professional Referee England Rugby) and Michael Patz (Match Official Development Manager England Rugby) – registration is required to watch the recording, which lasts for about 50 minutes

England Rugby: Community Game Law Variations – Online course that concludes with a quiz


The RFU has issued the following Covid-19 resources for match officials:

Covid-19 Guidance for Match Officials (“Before the Match, During the Match, After the Match”)

Referee Pre-match Brief

Covid-19 Law Variations Factsheet (on the RFU website)

England Rugby Community Law Variations 2020-21 PowerPoint presentation (Please note that this is a very large file and it is stored on “WeTransfer”)

The full set of RFU Covid-related resources is available on the England Rugby website.