Some rule changes were made in February 2020 before COVID-19 postponement and now with a shortened season, some more rule changes have been made.
The AFL has extended the transfer window from 30th June to 31st July 2020.
Covid-19 Type 2 Local Interchange Permit
If your regular team is not playing this season you can play in the Perth Football League on a special COVID-19 Type 2 Local Interchange Permit. Permits need to be lodged by 31st July 2020.
Top 4 teams in all grades: Semi Final 2 (1v2), Semi Final 1 (3v4); Preliminary Final (Loser SF2 v Winner SF1); Grand Final (Winner SF2 v Winner PF)
Player’s Finals eligibility
3 qualifying matches needed to qualify for senior mens, colts, womens and All Abilities.
Player Points System
Will apply in full to League grades. A Season of Service is reduced from 5 matches to 4 matches in 2020.
Relegation and Promotion
1up/1down for A-Grade to C4. Premiers to be promoted, bottom team to be relegated.
Only 1 runner permitted per team.
Only 2 water carriers permitted per team.
Match Playing Times
Premierships and awards
Premiership Flags and Player Medallions, League Fairest and Best, Grand Final BOG all to be awarded.
Trainers need only complete the online component of the Sports Medicine Australia Level 1 Sports Trainer Course or equivalent.
Some changes were made in February 2020 prior to COVID-19;
Womens Grades Only