CRFU Match Starting Player Number Regulations & Matching Number Criteria 

 Number of players required on the field at commencement of the game 

  • U18 – U14 – Maximum of 15 per team, game should proceed with even numbers in scrum

  • U13 – U11 – Maximum of 15 per team, game must proceed with even numbers on each team including even numbers in scrum

  • U10 – U8 – Maximum of 10 per team, game must proceed with even numbers on each team including even numbers in scrum

  • U7 – U6 - Maximum of 7 per team, game must proceed with even numbers on each team 

  • If teams lose players after game has commenced then:

  • Small Blacks rugby - U13 & below  must be played with equal numbers on the field.

  • Games played under DSLV - U14.5 - Colts can be played with unequal numbers BUT scrum must have  equal numbers (DSLV Law 20)

 

 

ERSU Competitions Only 

ERSU Competitions - Governing Rules & Regulations 

NZRU Community policy updates  = http://bit.ly/national-rugby-policies

Seven a Side Competition Rules 

Other Competitions

Luisetti Cub Combined Div 1 Competition

Combined Colts Competition

Combined Un18 Competition

Combined Un16 Competition