AGE REQUIREMENTS

See Bylaws extract below regarding eligible ages for players and fill-ins.

10.    AGE REQUIREMENTS 

10.1  Generally, Player age is determined as at the 31 December of the current playing year.    Specially, bylaw 9.6 must also be applied. 

10.2   For 9 & Under competitions, the minimum Player age is determined as at the last day of the current competition or season. 

10.3   Participants must provide their correct date of birth at the time of registering and failure to do so will result in ineligibility to participate in the Association's activities 

10.4   Participants aged between 5 and 7 years are encouraged to participate in NetSetGO Activities Program.  

 

10.5   Participants are only eligible to participate in certain age groups upon reaching and not exceeding the relevant age thresholds (Minimum and Maximum Age Requirements).  

The Age Requirements for each age group are:

Age Group

9 & Under

11 & Under

13 & Under

15 & Under

17 & Under

Open

Minimum

6 Years

8 Years

8 Years

10 Years

12 Years

14 Years

Maximum

9 Years

11 Years

13 Years

15 Years

17 Years

NA

10.6  Any individual, Team or Club who breaches Bylaw 10 will be subject to a loss of 4 points to the Team/s for each instance the Player takes the court. If the breach is bought to the attention of the of the Committee, Court Supervisors or Umpires, during a match, the Player must be removed from the court immediately. The Player may not be replaced until the next interval.