YLCGA Safeguarding Children and Young Adults

Updated May 2021

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YLCGA Safeguarding Adults.

April 2020

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YLCGA Transportation Policy

This Document sets out the circumstances in which golf buggies may be used in events organised and managed by the Yorkshire Ladies County Golf Association.

YLCGA Disciplinary Regulations Guidance

This outlines how the County may help resolve disputes btween Clubs and their members. Club Disciplinary guidance can be found on the England Golf website.

YLCGA Handicap Appeals Procedure

A revised Appeals Procedure is now in place for handicapping.
This reflects the current procedures in place for England Golf.

Information on the Handicap Appeals Procedure can be downloaded from the England Golf website in their handicap and rules section under the heading CONGU handicapping

Please Contact Ruth Goodwin the County Handicap Adviser with any queries

YLCGA Gender Policy

This Policy sets out the circumstances in which transgender players may participate in events organised and managed by the Yorkshire Ladies’ County Golf Association (YLCGA).

The YLCGA has adopted the Gender Policy of our Governing Body, England Golf. In the case of a gender reassignment, their 'Inclusion Policy in respect of Transgender People Entering England Golf Competitions' will apply. In respect of Clause 2.1 thereof, the required proof must be sent to either the Hon Competition Secretary or her designated representative, Inter-Club Match Secretary or County Handicap Adviser. It will remain confidential to those individuals. Proof of a handicap allocation from a red tee may also be required.

Disability Statement

The YLCGA recognizes that golf is a game for everyone and complies fully with the R&A Modified Rules of Golf for Players with Disabilities.
Prior notice, consisting of a Doctors Letter or Medical Certificate (photocopies are acceptable) should be submitted along with any Competition entry or, in the case of Inter Club Leagues, to the Inter Club Match Secretary.
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YLCGA Pace of Play Policy

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YLCGA Data Protection Policy (GDPR)

View the Data Protection Policy here
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