Yachting Tasmania Policies

Risk Assessment Documentation

Club Risk Management - Please Click Here

Risk Management in 10 Steps - Please Click Here

Anti-Doping Policy

More information on our national Anti Doping Policy 


Member Protection Policy

Terms & Conditions for Individual Cardholders
Member Protection Policy General Information
Member Protection Policy 


Working With Children

Yachting Tasmania has worked with The Department of Justice to develop the below Sector Guide outlining which yacht club personnel should undertake Working With Children Checks in response to the implementation of The Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013 (the Act) which requires people who work closely with children in certain activities to be registered.

The cost for the Working with Children Check (the Check) will be $17.76 for volunteers.

The sector guide for Yachting and associated information about who needs Working With Children Checks (WWCC) can be found here.

For more information about the act please click here.

Play by the Rules

Play by the Rules
Play by the Rules - Club Resource 


Additional Yachting Tasmania Policies

Yachting Tasmania also adopts several other policies. These can be found below.

Anti Harassment Policy

Child Protection Policy

Privacy Policy

SunSmart Policy

Useful links for safety and risk management


For more information on national policies, please see the Yachting Australia Policy Documents page.


Pacer Hire Policy

Yachting Tasmania owns and maintains a fleet of 6 pacer-style dinghies. These can be hired by clubs and schools groups for racing or training events. The schedule of fees and the policy for care of the boats can be found below.