Victorian Code of Conduct for Community Sport - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to conduct sporting events or activities in the community. This code of conduct outlines the behaviours that are expected of every person, as well as identifying types of behaviours that will not be tolerated.

People who are required to comply this code are:

  • players
  • officials
  • club members
  • coaches
  • administrators
  • any other person related to community sports and activities.

The code of conduct aims to make community sport in Victoria safe, welcoming and inclusive.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Sport and Recreation Victoria

Contact details

General Enquiries
Department of Health and Human Services
Sport and Recreation Victoria

Operating address:
50 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 4057
Melbourne, Victoria 3001


1300 650 172


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