Dear Club/Team Delegate.
As discussed at the delegates meeting in May and supported by the majority of Delegates in attendance we would like to remind you that as of the commencement of the Spring 2017 season the following changes have been made to the Grading Period; refer to bylaw 1.12 (as highlighted in yellow below).
Firstly, we want to clarify that there are 3 periods for a Competition Season:
Grading Period: 3 weeks
Competition Period: duration varies
Finals Period: 3 weeks
Clubs/Teams are also reminded as to what is deemed to be an Unregistered player:
Games played as an Unregistered player:
Please note that during the Grading Period, game results will be displayed on the fixtures and ladders. This information is displayed to assist the grading committees and will be removed after the grading process is completed.
A full copy of the Association By-Laws is available from the Association website. Clubs/Teams must make themselves familiar with the By-Laws to avoid penalties, confusion and disputes that inevitable take away from the enjoyment of the game.