Tournament Rules


RFU Regulation 13 2019-20(Covers rules for how competitions need to be run, times, what to do in the event of a tie etc)

RFU Regulation 13 2019-20 Appendix 2 (Covers numbers of subs, interchanges, what to do if uncontested scrums etc Plus new GAME ON principles)

GAME ON Principles (RFU initiative to encourage more games to be played - Applies to all non RFU league/Cup games unless specifically excluded) 

Midlands Division Rules 2019-20 (Sections 8 & 9 cover Cup games & Section 11 covers rolling subs)

County Cup Rules 2019-20 (Applies to all Adult Cup & Bowl competitions, including 2nds & Vets)

Leicestershire RU Merit Leagues 2019-20

Daily Mail Cup Games - Follow U19 laws

X Rugby (Reduced format game to increase participation)



2019-20 Leicestershire Colts Leagues guidance

2019-20 Leicestershire Age Grade Rugby Competition rules (County Cup/Plate/Bowl U14-U18) 


RFU Regulation 15 2019-20 (Relates to all age grade rugby)

U14's rules 2019-20

U15-U18's rules for Boys only 2019-20

U15-U18's Rules for Girls only 2019-20

(Note U19 laws are covered in the World Rugby Laws Variations



List of all RFU regulations