To Foster, Develop and Promote Netball by providing Enjoyment and Recreation for all Participants

NCNC Male Playing policy 

Primary School Aged Boys playing futureFERNS

NCNC follow the rules as set out in the Netball NZ Junior Policy:
All boys may play Netball alongside girls up to the age of 12 without restriction.

Year 7 and 8 boys who are over the age of 12 years may continue to play Netball at the discretion of the Netball Centre. NNZ recommends a maximum of three boys playing on court at any one time, one in each third.

Males Under 18 Years Old and/or attending High School

  • Must be Under 18 as at 1st January and/or attending High School.
  • Must be graded in a team of the appropriate level and ability of their play.
  • Players must wear an approved club uniform. Clubs must register a male uniform to be approved by North Canterbury Management.
  • Up to TWO males per team are permitted on court at any time and only one male may play within each third:
    1 Attack - 1 male in positions GS or GA
    1 Mid Court - 1 male in positions, WA or C or WD
    ​​​​​​​1 Defence - 1 male in position GD or GK

If you are male and over 18 years old and are interesting in continuing your netball:

Have a look at the Mens & Mixed Contact list (below) from Netball NZ Website

Or head to the Christchurch Men's and Mixed Facebook page:

More information is also available on the New Zealand Mens and Mixed Association website: