Regulation changes are made by the Board according to a Regulation Change Protocol. This process includes a 50 day Regulation change notification, and such notifications are notified to clubs and posted on the Athletics New Zealand website.
The Athletics NZ Constitution requires that Members are provided a period of 50 days consultation on any proposed changes to the Regulations.
Proposed Amendment to Competition Regulations (click here to view): Posted June 24, 2020
1. Proposed amendments of Competition Regulations 10.2 & C3.4
Changes have been proposed to regulations required to alter the structure of education and regional Officials, and adaption of the NOC structure. The proposal is to change from having Regional Officials Educators, to having Regional Officials Administrators. This change is being proposed so as to lift the level of education and standardise the material being presented. Additionally, a group of Presenters will be established using World Athletics TOECS LI Lecturers qualification as a basis of accreditation or equivalency.
2. Proposed changes to Competition Regulations: Rule STR35 – Discus Cage / Rule STR37 – Hammer Cage