This section contains key information for Agents operating within Rugby Union.

World Rugby Regulation 5 sets out the regulatory framework for Agents. It aims to ensure a minimum level of standard and quality control in the activities of rugby agents with the ultimate aim of driving standards upwards with requirements for education, continuous professional development and integrity.

Any Club or Player who wishes to avail of the services of an Agent, must engage an Accredited Agent.

Regulation 5 applies to Unions, Clubs, Players, and Accredited Agents.