Rules and regulations are an essential part of the running of any sport, in this section you will be able to find all the information regarding WDSA (UK) policies, regulations and anti-doping rules.
The WDSA (UK) has also put in place a new constitution which is relevant to how the governing body is run.
Please click here for a full copy of the minutes of the 2012 AGM.
Please click here for a full copy of the minutes of the 2013 AGM.
The WDSA (UK) has a number of sub-committees the main groups are listed below
Finance and Management Sub-Committee
National Team/Branch Advisory Group
Technical & Classification Sub-Committee
Business Development Sub – Committee
Centre of Excellence
Please download the WDSA (UK) Constitution
WDSA (UK) Anti-Doping Rules
The WDSA (UK) has produced a new version of its Anti-Doping Rules that have come into immediate effect. The rules comply with the requirements of International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and WADA, the World Anti-Doping Agency. All competitors registered to play in WDSA (UK) sanctioned competitions are subject to random anti-drug testing and should be aware of the rules. Particular attention should be taken with regard to the application procedure for the use of drugs for therapeutic purposes. Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) must be obtained if any drug on the banned list is used for therapeutic purposes.
See link for WDSA (UK) rules
See link for WADA Rules
Listed below are current WDSA (UK) policy documents, which can be downloaded in Adobe Acrobat PDF file format. Further policy documents will be added as they are produced.
Please note that all WDSA (UK) policy documents are active documents and members off the Association are free to provide feedback on the contents by contacting the WDSA (UK) Office. Comments and suggestions are welcome and will be considered by the Executive Committee.
WDSA (UK) Code of Conduct – Download
Customer Charter and Complaints Procedure – Download
Fair Play Charter – Download
Sport Disciplinary Code – Download
Health and Safety Policy – Download
WDSA (UK) Risk Assessment Policy – Download
Conflict of Interest – Download
Environmental – Download
Whistle Blowing – Download
Strategic Plan 2013 -2018 – Download