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Rules & Regulations

Discipline, Laws of the Game, Rules & Regulations

"Rules & Regulations" 

Rules and regulations play an integral part in ensuring football remains fair, safe and inclusive for all. Here you will find the resources you need, including laws of the game, match day guidance and information on safeguarding.

Following the merger between the Jersey FA and the Jersey Football Combination in 2019, a new combined set of rules was created.



Essential Information For Clubs at Step 5 and below 2018-19

The Essential Information For Clubs at Step 5 and below 2018-19 is now available – This is an online interactive reference guide to aid Leagues, Clubs and Players throughout the season.

The handbook will be a useful guide to explain the disciplinary process and details the changes that have taken place over the last few years – including match based discipline, the expansion of the temporary dismissal trials (sin bins), sanction guidelines, competition specific cautions, mandatory minimum sanctions and changes to referee reporting. This year’s guide also includes videos and resources that will go into greater depth to explain the disciplinary process.

You can access the handbook by clicking on the following link:

Click Here: Essential Information For Clubs Interactive Reference Guide Book

Get in touch

Jersey FA

(9am-5pm Mon-Friday)

Tel: 01534 730433


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Introduction to the Whole Game Portal: Discipline
A step-by step guide to using the WGS Portal: Discipline
The FA Respect


The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.