Constitution & Regulations
The current constitution was adopted at the Athletics New Zealand AGM on 23rd July 2010.
By-Laws have been renamed Regulations and are undergoing major changes.
Athletics New Zealand Constitution (Updated August 2015)
Athletics New Zealand Regulations - Administration
These add more detail to many of the Association's Rules and are prefixed by the letter "A". (Updated December 2014).
Athletics New Zealand Regulations - Competition
These set out the rules governing all New Zealand Championships and Records and are prefixed by the letter "C". (Updated February 2018).
Attachment A to the Regulations - Competition, commonly known as Athletics NZ Supplement to the IAAF Competition Rules.
The Supplement contains the competition rules that are either in variance with or are in addition to the rules as found in the IAAF Competition Rules. (Updated November 2017)
Changes to the Constitution are made via remits that are voted on at the AGM, while 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.
Protocol on Amendments and Alterations All properly constituted new and altered Rules and Regulations are shown by a double line (11/2 pt) in the left margin.
Such markings will remain in place until at least the next Annual Meeting of Athletics New Zealand.
The date of such alterations are also shown.These dates will remain in place until further alterations occur.
Such changes will also be listed at the back of the document concerned and will remain listed for at least five years.
Minor editorial corrections may not be highlighted or listed in such manner.