From 1st January 2016 the following changes to Rule 6.16 (Age Grades) apply:
A player who wishes to play Adult Club must be over 17 years (Must be 17 before 1st January 2016)
A player who wishes to play Adult Inter-County must be over 18 years.
A player who wishes to play Under 21 Club – must be under 21 and over 16 years.
A player who wishes to play Inter-county Under 21 must be under 21 years and over 18 years.
Rule 6.21 (c) Inter County Players Availability to Clubs:
A player on an Inter-County minor panel shall not play in Adult Club League Competitions / Challenge Games until his Inter-County activity for the year is concluded.
An inter-county panellist is defined as a player listed in a panel of 24 players on March 1st, and which may be amended and confirmed to the County Secretary on a monthly basis thereafter.