Referees Rules

Rules of the game 

Links to resources:

New Rules

External Websites


Basketball Australia Officials Webpage


2017 Rule Changes

FIBA have announced that there will be certain rule changes to take effect from 1 October 2017. 


Bankstown Basketball Association has adopted a majority of these new rules in the Senior Championship and Junior Championship, effective 4 April 2018.


Key rule changes include:

Changes to the travel rule

Changes to the technical foul and unsportsmanlike foul rule

Changes to the travel rule


A summary of the rule changes implemented at Bankstown Basketball Association can be found by clicking HERE