Code of Conduct

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Samford Tennis Club Inc.

Code of Conduct



  • Being honest, fair, respectful, trustworthy, reliable, open and transparent in dealings with others.
  • Avoiding any real or perceived conflicts of interest.
  • Striving to earn and sustain a high level of community trust and goodwill.


  • Refraining from any form of discrimination, harassment, bullying, abuse, child abuse, intimidation, victimisation or vilification of others.
  • Recognising and valuing the contribution of all, including volunteer coaches, officials and administrators who give up their valuable time to make tennis at our club happen.


  • Considering and accepting the consequences of one’s actions and decisions.
  • Being a positive role model by displaying self-control, respect, care and diligence towards all involved with our club.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of individual responsibility especially when dealing with persons under 18 years of age, as your words and actions are an example.


  • Understanding and playing by the rules and spirit of the game.
  • Being informed, consistent, impartial, just and reasonable in dealings with others.
  • Being a ‘good sport’ by encouraging and praising fair play over winning at all costs.


  • Providing a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment that places the health, welfare and well-being of all participants above all else.
  • Taking all reasonable steps to ensure equipment, facilities, and programmes meet health and safety standards and are appropriate to the age and ability of participants.


As approved Management Committee 18/2/2019


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