START TIMES & DURATION OF MATCHES

All official matches of The League shall have the following commencement times.

Divisions C1 to C6 - 10.15am start*

Divisions 1 Reserves to 7 Reserves - 12.15pm start*

Division Club 18 - 2.15pm start*

  • 4 x 22-minute quarters
  • No time-on unless the field umpire(s) indicates a significant delay of matches or the time from when a stretcher is taken onto the ground until it is removed from the ground if this is the desire of either Member Club's timekeepers.
  • Quarter time break of 5 minutes.
  • Half time break of 10 minutes.
  • Three quarter time break of 5 minutes.
  • The full playing times above must be played even if the match is not completed until after 2.15pm.

Divisions 1 to 7 - 2.15pm start*

  • 4 x 20-minute quarters.
  • Time-on as called by the field umpire(s).
  • Quarter-time break 5 minutes.
  • Half-time break 15 minutes.
  • Three-quarter time break 5 minutes.

Under 18's - 3.00pm start*

  • 4 x 20-minute quarters.
  • No time-on.
  • Quarter-time break 5 minutes.
  • Half-time break 10 minutes.
  • Three-quarter time break 5 minutes.

Any change to match dates and/or start times must be agreed between Member Clubs. Both Member Clubs must notify The League of the new match details in writing at least 7 days before the scheduled date of the match or within 24 hours after a major round match has been programmed by The League.

* Check Match Program at adelaidefooty.com.au for variations to start times (day and night games) throughout the season.