Players are graded for Junior Grades in accordance with their age as at the 31st December of the year in which the season concludes. The grades shall be under 8, under 10, under 12, under 14, under 16, under 18 and under 20. Any player whose birthday occurs on or before the 31st December in the relevant year must play in the age group equivalent or greater than the age attained on that birthday.

A Senior player is any player who registers in a senior team and is 16 years and over as at the 31st December of the year in which the season concludes.