Sport Rules

Water Polo in Australia follows the rules of the sport as set out by the International Governing body – FINA.

FINA Water Polo Rule BookCLICK HERE .


Please refer to the rule fact sheet for the rules of non-traditional water polo products: FlippaBall Rules

Event Operations Manuals

Every event will be run according to a dedicated “Event Operations Manual” and updated on an annual basis to reflect how the competition/tournament will be conducted.

Event Operations Manuals will align to the national rules and articulate the delivery specific requirements such as competition schedules, event specific rules such as games times, timeout allowances etc.