Code of Conduct for Parents and Carers



• Encourage your child to learn the rules and play within them. 

• Discourage unfair play and arguing with officials. 

• Help your child to recognise good performance, not just results. 

• Never force your child to take part in sport. 

• Set a good example by recognising fair play and applauding good performances of all. 

• Never punish or belittle a child for losing or making mistakes.

• Publicly accept officials’ judgements.

• Support your child’s involvement and help them to enjoy their sport.

• Use correct and proper language at all times. 

• Encourage and guide performers to accept responsibility for their own performance and behaviour.