AFL Victoria has developed the Community Club Sustainability Program which will include tools to educate administrators, and particular players, about the impact that match-payments and player demands have on the viability of grassroots clubs.

After reviewing feedback from Metropolitan Leagues and Region Commissions following the release of a draft framework, the AFL Victoria Working Party has finalised a Player Points System which addresses the equalisation concerns and escalating player payments in community football.

AFL Victoria’s Community Club Sustainability Program has been further developed, following the release of its Player Payment Framework.

Designed in conjunction with the Player Points System, the Player Payment Framework has been developed to support and grow Australian Football at a community level by focussing on achieving evenly matched competitions and financially viable clubs.

The Player Points System will be implemented by all Metropolitan Leagues and Region Commissions in season 2016, while the Player Payment Framework will be adopted in 2017.

Please see below links for each part of the Community Club Sustainability Program:

Player Points System

PLAYER PAYMENT FRAMEWORK

WATCH VIDEO BELOW FOR AN OVERVIEW OF THE CCSP

Latest News VIEW MORE

Grundy, Vlastuin wave the white flags

Normally AFL stars Nick Vlastuin and Brodie Grundy can be seen on the MCG and other league grounds playing key roles for their teams, but...

07 MAY 2021 BY: AFL VICTORIA

Fijian pride on show as two young guns rise on different paths

Atu Bosenavulagi and Ryan Mann have taken different pathways to rise through the ranks in football, but share a clear common pride in their...

06 MAY 2021 BY: NICK HULETT

Female coach development in focus

More than 300 female coaches in community football at all levels of the game across Victoria will be invited to participate in a series of...

06 MAY 2021 BY: AFL VICTORIA

Find a LOCAL Team at

AFL IS THE GAME FOR EVERYONE