Member Protection Policy

BHA Inc has adopted Hockey Australia's Member Protection Policy. This policy, which has been in place since 2004, is intended to cover all players, officials, parents, spectators, etc, that are participating in all affiliated Associations, Clubs and Sub-committees. The document includes a "Code of Conduct" for each level of participation. The policy document is available for perusal on the  HA Website (1MB PDF).
Document location:
HA Website =>>  Governance =>>  Policies, Resources and Inclusion =>>  HA Member Protection Policy

Working with Children
Qld Blue Card System

Please visit  this site to read the documentation associated with the Queensland Blue Card System. The relevant forms can be downloaded/printed from  here.

Ideally, applicants who are applying via BHA should use the link to the pre-filled form (see note):

  1. fill-in the the form as a PDF - requires suitable PDF reader/form filler;
  2. print it;
  3. sign it, then together with copies of their ID;
  4. present it to the BHA General Secretary for checking, signing and submission.

Note: A pre-filled BHA form can be downloaded and used when applying for or renewing a Blue Card with BHA. Note that these forms have a "use by date" in the top right-hand corner. Should this form be out of date (after 30 June each year) you will have to visit the Blue Card Services (BCS) Website and download the latest version. Out of date forms will be rejected by BCS.