Become a Member

Rules of Golf

The USGA and The R&A unveiled a new Rules of Golf on January 1, 2019. Through the modernization process, the Rules have been made easier to understand and apply. A regular update to the Rules of Golf went into effect on January 1, 2023 with the governing bodies putting an emphasis on both inclusion and sustainability. Several penalties have been relaxed and language has been clarified to help golfers at all levels of play.

Rules Hero