Laws of the Game

From 1st June the Revised Laws of The Game 2017/18 shall be applied

The International Football Association Board (IFAB) have revised and updated the Laws to make it far more easier to read, understand and in line with football in the 21st Century

The aim is to increase the universality of the Laws by making them easily understood so football throughout the world benefits from a consistent interpretation and application.

The Launch of the Revised Laws of The Game also coincides with the launch of The DNA of English Refereeing and the National Referee Strategy, all which will lead to continually producing quality officials in time.

A summary of the Laws of the Game and Refereeing Strategy can be found in the documents below.

Further details are available on The International Football Association Board website http://www.theifab.com/laws