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RULES

  1. Introduction
  2. MA Structure
  3. General Competition Rules And Making Rule Changes
  4. Jurisdiction s
    1. 1.1 Definitions
    2. 1.2 Purpose of Rules
    3. 1.3 Repeal of Current Gcrs
    4. 1.4 by Laws
  5. Administration s
    1. 2.1 The Controlling Bodies
    2. 2.2 Sports Development Levy
    3. 2.3 Sports Development Account
    4. 2.4 Officials
  6. Licensing s
    1. 3.1 Licensing Requirements
    2. 3.2 Licensing General
    3. 3.3 Licensing Seniors
    4. 3.4 Licensing Juniors
    5. 3.5 Licensing Entrants
    6. 3.6 Licensing Speedway Mechanics
    7. 3.7 Licence Issuing And Renewals
    8. 3.8 Junior Coaching Program
  7. Competitions s
    1. 4.1 Venues
    2. 4.2 The Promotion And Conduct of Competitions
    3. 4.3 MA Events
    4. 4.4 Protocols
  8. Alternative Forms of Competition s
    1. 5.1 Alternative Activities
    2. 5.2 Venues Alternative Activities
    3. 5.3 Permits : Alternative Activities
    4. 5.4 Supplementary Regulations Alternative Activities
    5. 5.5 Licensing of Competitors Alternative Activities
    6. 5.6 Technical Specifications Alternative Activities
  9. Recreational Motorcycle Activity s
    1. 6.1 Purpose
    2. 6.2 Recreational Activities
    3. 6.3 Controlling Bodies Recreational Activities
    4. 6.4 Officials Recreational Activities
    5. 6.5 Venues Recreational Activities
    6. 6.6 The Promotion And Conduct of Recreational Activity
    7. 6.7 Permits Recreational Activities
    8. 6.8 Entries
    9. 6.9 Licensing of Participants
  10. Offences Protests And Appeals s
    1. 7.1 Offences
    2. 7.2 Protests
    3. 7.3 Appellate Bodies
    4. 7.4 Appeals
  11. Judicial Committee Guidelines s
    1. 8.1 MA Hearing Guidelines
  12. National Personal Accident Insurance s
    1. 12.1 Summary of Policy Coverage
    2. 12.2 Capital Benefits
    3. 12.3 Weekly Benefits
    4. 12.4 Definitions
  13. Road Racing s
    1. SECTION 13 A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 13 B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. SECTION 13C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 13 D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
    5. SECTION 13 E: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS: SOLO CLASSES
    6. SECTION 13 F: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS: SIDECARS
    7. SECTION 13 G: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS: JUNIOR CLASSES
    8. SECTION 13 H: MINIMOTO
  14. Historic Road Racing s
    1. SECTION 14 A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 14 B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. SECTION 14 C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 14 D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS: GENERAL
    5. SECTION 14E: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS: PERIOD
  15. Motocross And Supercross s
    1. SECTION 15 A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 15 B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. SECTION 15 C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 15 D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
  16. Classic Motocross And Dirt Track s
    1. SECTION 16 A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. Section 16 B Competition Classes
    3. SECTION 16 C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 16 D TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
  17. Enduro And Reliability Trials s
    1. SECTION 17A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 17B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. SECTION 17C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 17D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
    5. SECTION 17E: AUSTRALIAN FOUR-DAY ENDURO CHAMPIONSHIPS
  18. ATV s
    1. SECTION 18A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 18B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. SECTION 18C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 18D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
  19. Speedway s
    1. SECTION 19A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 19B: AUSTRALIAN SPEEDWAY CHAMPIONSHIP
    3. SECTION 19C: AUSTRALIAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
    4. SECTION 19D: COMPETITION RULES
    5. SECTION 19E: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
  20. Dirt Track s
    1. SECTION 20A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 20B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. SECTION 20C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 20D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
  21. Track s
    1. SECTION 21A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 21B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. SECTION 21C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 21D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
  22. Supermoto s
    1. SECTION 22A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    2. SECTION 22B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. Section 22c Competition Rules
    4. SECTION 22D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
  23. Trial s
    1. SECTION 23A: AUSTRALIAN CHAMPIONSHIP
    2. SECTION 23B: COMPETITION CLASSES
    3. SECTION 23C: COMPETITION RULES
    4. SECTION 23D: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
    5. SECTION 23E: CLASS TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
  24. Minikhana s
    1. SECTION 24A: MINIKHANA CLASSES
    2. SECTION 24B: COMPETITION RULES
    3. SECTION 24C: TECHNICAL REGULATIONS
    4. SECTION 24D: MINIKHANA COURSES
  25. Policies s
    1. 25.1 Member Protection Policy
    2. 25.2 Anti-doping Policy
    3. 25.3 Anti Match-fixing Policy
    4. 25.4 Privacy Regulation
    5. 25.5 Occupational Health and Safety Policy
    6. 25.6 Environmental Sustainability Policy
    7. 25.7 National Team Selection Policy

Rules

4.1 Venues


4.1.1 Register of Venues

4.1.1.1 Each State Controlling Body must, for its area of responsibility, establish and maintain a register of:

  1. Permanent venues, and
  2. Temporary venues for special events which may be altered by the addition, removal or modification of, any one or more venues.

4.1.2 Venue Inspectors

4.1.2.1 A Relevant Controlling Body may appoint venue inspectors whose responsibilities are:

  1. To inspect venues,
  2. To ensure that venues comply with any standards established under these Rules, and
  3. To make recommendations for the issue of licenses for venues.

4.1.3 The Licensing of Venues

4.1.3.1 No venue may be operated without a venue licence.
4.1.3.2 An application for the issue of a venue licence must be in the prescribed form to the Relevant Controlling Body.
4.1.3.3 The Relevant Controlling Body may, in respect of a venue:

  1. Issue a licence subject to such terms and conditions as it thinks fit or may refuse to issue a licence, and
  2. Revoke or suspend a venue licence if the venue licensee fails to comply with the licence or any condition.
4.1.3.4 During each competition or other permitted event the venue licence must be prominently displayed in the administration area of the event together with a plan of the venue and the GPS co-ordinates for the location of the venue.
4.1.3.5 Any support person who enters a licensed venue or who otherwise participates (in whatever manner and actively or passively) in a competition under these GCR is bound by these GCR and any supplementary regulations in force for that competition.

4.1.4 Notices to the Public

4.1.4.1 At all meetings to which the public have access, other than events on a public road, the standard notice [Notice 4.1] warning the public that a motorcycle competition is in progress shall be prominently displayed. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm, minimum.
4.1.4.2 Wherever at such meetings, it is considered desirable by the Promoters of the meetings, or is a condition of the grant of a Venue Licence that the public shall be excluded from a certain area, the standard form of notice prohibiting the public from access to that area [Notice 4.2] shall be prominently displayed. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm
4.1.4.3 No other form of notice for warning the public generally or for prohibiting access to certain areas shall be displayed.
4.1.4.4 A sign must be prominently displayed in pit areas [Notice 4.3] warning that the carrying or consumption of alcoholic beverages by all personnel in the area is prohibited. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm.
4.1.4.5 At the entrances to any venue a Promoter must prominently display the sign entitled ‘Notice’ [Notice 4.4]. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm.
4.1.4.6 Pit areas must be clearly defined. A Promoter must prominently display the sign [Notice 4.5] at the entrance to the pit area. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm.
4.1.4.7 A sign must be prominently displayed in pit areas [Notice 4.6] ‘No Smoking in Pit Area By Order, Motorcycling Australia Ltd’. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm. ‘This is a no smoking area’ signs must be placed in grand stands and/or high volume spectator areas [Notice 4.7].

4.1 Venues


4.1.1 Register of Venues

4.1.1.1 Each State Controlling Body must, for its area of responsibility, establish and maintain a register of:

  1. Permanent venues, and
  2. Temporary venues for special events which may be altered by the addition, removal or modification of, any one or more venues.

4.1.2 Venue Inspectors

4.1.2.1 A Relevant Controlling Body may appoint venue inspectors whose responsibilities are:

  1. To inspect venues,
  2. To ensure that venues comply with any standards established under these Rules, and
  3. To make recommendations for the issue of licenses for venues.

4.1.3 The Licensing of Venues

4.1.3.1 No venue may be operated without a venue licence.
4.1.3.2 An application for the issue of a venue licence must be in the prescribed form to the Relevant Controlling Body.
4.1.3.3 The Relevant Controlling Body may, in respect of a venue:

  1. Issue a licence subject to such terms and conditions as it thinks fit or may refuse to issue a licence, and
  2. Revoke or suspend a venue licence if the venue licensee fails to comply with the licence or any condition.
4.1.3.4 During each competition or other permitted event the venue licence must be prominently displayed in the administration area of the event together with a plan of the venue and the GPS co-ordinates for the location of the venue.
4.1.3.5 Any support person who enters a licensed venue or who otherwise participates (in whatever manner and actively or passively) in a competition under these GCR is bound by these GCR and any supplementary regulations in force for that competition.

4.1.4 Notices to the Public

4.1.4.1 At all meetings to which the public have access, other than events on a public road, the standard notice [Notice 4.1] warning the public that a motorcycle competition is in progress shall be prominently displayed. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm, minimum.
4.1.4.2 Wherever at such meetings, it is considered desirable by the Promoters of the meetings, or is a condition of the grant of a Venue Licence that the public shall be excluded from a certain area, the standard form of notice prohibiting the public from access to that area [Notice 4.2] shall be prominently displayed. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm
4.1.4.3 No other form of notice for warning the public generally or for prohibiting access to certain areas shall be displayed.
4.1.4.4 A sign must be prominently displayed in pit areas [Notice 4.3] warning that the carrying or consumption of alcoholic beverages by all personnel in the area is prohibited. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm.
4.1.4.5 At the entrances to any venue a Promoter must prominently display the sign entitled ‘Notice’ [Notice 4.4]. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm.
4.1.4.6 Pit areas must be clearly defined. A Promoter must prominently display the sign [Notice 4.5] at the entrance to the pit area. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm.
4.1.4.7 A sign must be prominently displayed in pit areas [Notice 4.6] ‘No Smoking in Pit Area By Order, Motorcycling Australia Ltd’. The sign shall measure 550mm x 450mm. ‘This is a no smoking area’ signs must be placed in grand stands and/or high volume spectator areas [Notice 4.7].