Club Development


Club Development Resources

The RFU have put together a library of documents, guides, checklists that cover all aspects of running your Club that cover,

Incorpration, legal, regulatory and tax requirements.

Club Heatlthcheck tool that enables you to assess your clubs needs.

Marketing and social media guides.

VAT, PAYE, NI and Minimum wage guidance.

Insurance and risk assessments.

Code of conduct guidance.




Player Development

Looking to grow the playing numbers in your club?

These resources may help



Pitch Maintenance

Good quality natural turf pitches are the lifeblood of rugby union and the maintenance and management of these pitches is crucial to the future of the game. In conjunction with their Performance Partner Honda, the RFU has made a significant commitment to supporting this process through the Honda Rugby Grounds Connected programme.

Access Pitch Maintenance Toolkits, On Demand Webinars and Flooding guidance below



There would be no community game without volunteers  –  check out some tips on how to recruit and retain volunteers as well as recognise and reward some of the great work they do.



Looking for Grants to grow your club, generate more revenue or reduce your Energy costs ?