Playing time is 4 x 8 minute quarters with stop clock
Each Affiliated Association must supply and name a referee for each Team when registering a Team. The referee must have agreed to be the team’s referee and hold the minimum referee requirements as determined by BBNZ, from time to time. A referee cannot hold any position in the team as a player, coach, manager or otherwise. The Affiliated Association must cover all reasonable expenses of the referee to attend the competition.