LTA Rules and Regulations

The Rules of the LTA set out our objectives and how we run our affairs. For example, affiliation of organisations, election of LTA councillors, holding of general meetings, conditions governing players, the holding of tournaments.

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Rules of the Lawn Tennis Association (effective 1 January 2015)

 

LTA Disciplinary Code (effective 1 April 2014)

The LTA Disciplinary Code outlines the jurisdiction the LTA has over disciplinary matters and the manner in which disciplinary functions are exercised and includes the following appendices:

Appendix 1 – Tennis Anti-Doping Programme

This appendix contains the rules governing the LTA's Tennis Anti-Doping Programme

Appendix 2 – Safeguarding Procedures

The LTA has a duty to deal with all complaints and concerns against persons within its jurisdiction which raise protection issues related to children or adults at risk. This appendix sets out procedures which establish a clear route within which complaints, problems and enquiries are handled.

Appendix 3 – Regulations Concerning Match Fixing, Financial Speculation and Betting

This appendix contains regulations which govern the behaviour of participants in tennis relating to betting. The purpose of these regulations are to maintain the integrity of tennis and to protect the sport against any efforts to impact improperly the results of or events in any match.

Appendix 4 – LTA Coach Licensing Scheme General Conditions

All LTA Coach Licences are issues subject to these conditions. They include the LTA Code of Ethics and Conduct for Licensed and Registered Coaches and Coaching Assistants.

Appendix 5 – LTA Coach Registration Scheme General Conditions

Registration is issued to Coaches and Coaching Assistants subject to these conditions. They include the LTA Code of Ethics and Conduct for Licensed and Registered Coaches and Coaching Assistants.

LTA Competition Regulations

The Competition Regulations apply to all tennis competitions run, supported or approved by the LTA. The LTA Code of Conduct can be found in Appendix B and special regulations for the LTA Inter-County Championships are set out in Appendix I.

LTA Competition Regulations 2013 (Amended 1 September 2013)

LTA Standing Orders

This document sets out how the LTA Council determines its composition and appointment of Members to the LTA Board and other Boards, Committees and Panels.

LTA Standing Orders

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ITF Rules of Tennis