Laws of Australian Football

2022 Laws of Australian Football

2021 Laws of the Game Changes Interpretation FAQs

Head High Contact & Dangerous Play

EXPLAINER: How the new ‘standing the mark’ rule works

AFL Standing The Mark Coaching – Information and vision regarding the newly introduced “Standing the Mark” rule.

AFL Bringing the ball in after a behind – This short video provides information regarding thew new protected area in place after a behind has been scored.

Spirit of the Laws

Holding the ball – decision making flow chart

Definitions of Prior Opportunity:

  • Evade
  • Fend
  • Balanced and steady,
  • Prior option (goes to handball/kick and decides not to)
  • Awarded a mark/free kick
  • Dives their head
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