Social Futsal Competition


  • 5 players/ side (4 court players and 1 goalkeeper)
  • 1 female player/side on court at all times (teams unable to field a female player will give up a 2 goal advantage)
  • A minimum of 4 players must start the game, the 5th player must be on court within 5min of game time
  • Teams must wear matching bibs (supplied by UC Sport)
  • Teams may register an unlimited number of players, only registered players are permitted to participate.



  • 12 minute halves, 2 minute half time (30 minute turn around time)
  • Running clock games
  • Teams must be ready before the start of their game.

Court size

  • Basketball sized court


Normal FIFA Futsal rules apply, except for the following alterations:

Substitutions - Unlimited rolling substitutions. Players must enter and exit the game from their own defensive half when no markings.

Draws - In the event of a draw there will be no extra time or penalty shootout unless the game is final.

Dangerous play as outlined below is prohibited:

  • Minimal shoulder use will be tolerated (no arms)
  • Sliding and playing on the ground is permitted when not endangering a player
  • No tackling from behind
  • Contact will be decided upon at the discretion of the referee.


  • Thursday afternoons 2-5pm
  • Breaks for University holidays
  • Draws and other information about the competition will be posted and on UC Sport Competitions Facebook Page, and emailed to Team managers.


Fees to play in the Social Sport Competitions:

  • To enter a team it costs $125.00 per team, per term (e.g. a team of 10 people it will cost $12.50 per person to play for the term)
  • Non-Members pay a discounted fee of $2 for entry into UC RecCentre (this includes full use of the facility post match).


UC Rec Centre Sports Hall.