Rules of Touch Football

Refereeing this season? Make sure you're up-to-date with the playing rules and relevant competition by-laws, which you can find below!

The rules of touch football have recently been updated to reflect the way the game has been played for several years. Please see below some educational videos published by Touch Football Australia to assit you to understand the changes, which have been implemented from January 1, 2020.

To help you understand the rules of touch football, here's a video created by Touch Football Australia which explains the basics.

Please note that there have been some slight changes since the implementation of the current (8th) edition of the playing rules (above).