Rules of Squash

Singles Rules 2019

Effective January 2019 – Version 2019-01
Changes as follows:

  • Time period allowed for the Warm up in Rule 4 .1: changed to 4 minutes with half time to be called at 2 minutes.
  • Rule 8.11 amended to read: “Freedom to strike the ball to any part of the front wall” (leaving out the word entire).
  • Rule 8.1.4 amended to read: “the freedom to strike the ball to any part of the front wall” (leaving out the word entire).
  • A new rule added 8.9.3: “Where there has been no actual contact and the swing has been held by the striker for fear of hitting the opponent, the provisions of 8.6 apply.”

SINGLES RULES 2019

International Doubles Rules 2015
International Doubles Rules in Portuguese 2015

Effective 1 January 2015

Hardball Doubles Rules 2014

Appendix 1 to Hardball Doubles 2014
Appendix 2 to Hardball Doubles 2014

Squash 57 (formerly Racketball) Rules 2012

 

Other Rules Resources:

Getting Started Poster – PDF
Guidelines for Rule 14 Injury & Bleeding – May 2016

Singles Rules Language Versions 2019:

French 

 

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