Refereeing is a fun, exciting, non-contact way to be involved in Rugby League. You learn new skills, make new friends and keep fit and healthy. Referees are an essential part of the Rugby League family. 

Interested in becoming a referee? Contact your local referee association here

Pathways and Opportunities

The Pathway is a combination of vocational (practical referee development) and educational (courses and accreditation) experiences. 

Courses & Education

REFEREE RESOURCES

NZRL SAFE PLAY CODE PDF 116.19 KB VIEW
2018 INTERNATIONAL RULE BOOK PDF 3.98 MB VIEW
NZRL MINI MOD RULES PDF 985.57 KB VIEW
2019 REFEREE GUIDELINES PDF 159.41 KB VIEW
TACKLE ID AND RUCK COMMUNICATION METHODOLOGY PDF 109.38 KB VIEW