NSW Waratahs mission is to protect the unique values of Rugby and to ensure the growth and success of all areas of the game. To assist the promulgation of our values and behaviours we abide by the policies and codes formulated by Rugby Au.
These policies and codes follow the best practice standards in line with World Rugby and encompass a wide range covering safety, welfare, integrity, inclusion and privacy.
Code of Conduct
Member Protection Policy


All Codes and Policies can be found at: Rugby AU Codes and Policies


The Child Safe Framework ensures that all child participants (aged 5-18 years) have a sporting environment that is safe, caring and nurturing.
Other policies cover aspects applicable to Senior participants.
Child Safe Framework
Safety Policies
Age Grade Dispensation Policies
Concussion Policy
Disability Dispensation Policy
Gender Identity Dispensation Procedure
Medical and First Aid Requirements
Mixed Gender Dispensation Procedure
Participation Policy
Safeguarding Children Guidelines
Senior Rugby Dispensation Policy
Serious Injury Protocol/Report
Smart Rugby Policy
U7s Playing U8s Procedure