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Regulations and learning

Discipline Regulations and learning modules

Online learning modules

Information on the following Citing and Judicial processes are available in the relevant online learning modules.

Citing Commissioner Training - this resource provides guidance for Citing Commissioners to discharge their responsibilities in a fair and balanced manner. It also provides clarity to other stakeholders of the game with regards to the role and parameters of the job.

Judicial Training - the purpose of the training is to harness your legal / rugby knowledge and help you apply it within the disciplinary regime with a view to driving consistent decision-making in line with the Laws, Regulations and refereeing interpretations in the modern game.

Regulations pertaining to Discipline

Regulation 20 - Disciplinary and judicial matters
Appendix 1: World Rugby Judicial and disciplinary panel appointment criteria
Appendix 2: World Rugby Citing Commissioner panel appointment criteria
Appendix 3: World Rugby appointment scheme

Regulation 17 - Discipline - foul play

Regulation 18 - Misconduct and Code of Conduct

Regulation 19 - Breach of the bye-laws or regulations