12 Results for group: guidelines-referees-all

Technical Area Protocol

This protocol on technical areas was recently issued by the Lancashire Disciplinary Committee and was sent to all clubs under its jurisdiction. More

PO#8 – Refereeing the Lineout

Preferred Options paper on refereeing the lineout. More

Half Game Rule – Age Grade Rugby

  The FAQ guidance for referees; ¬†Click on Download.   More

RFU Discipline Report Writing Guidance

It has long been an acknowledged part of our game that the vast majority of Match Officials give voluntarily of their time and that generally speaking they do not like issuing red cards. It is recognised as one of the least attractive aspects of their role, as is completing the subsequent discipline reports. N... More

Appointments Protocol – Guide for Club Fixture Secretaries and Referee Contacts

The guide is essential reading for all club fixture secretaries and club referee contacts as the protocol underpins the process of appointing officials to matches. (Updated 25 Febrruary to correct error in Secretary's email address.) More

Deaf Rugby Game Management Guidelines


What Constitutes Abuse

Referees and other Match Officials must ensure that what they consider to be abusive conforms to the definition in this article before submitting an Abuse Form to the Society More

Guidance on Intervention in Youth Matches


Exchanges – Notes for Referees


Crib Sheet Sanctions