About the RLPA

The Rugby League Players’ Association (RLPA) is the representative body of elite rugby league players, protecting and promoting the welfare and interests of its members.

RLPA members are those players contracted to play in the National Rugby League (NRL) and State based competitions.

Our Purpose

We exist to:

  • Protect and advance the interests of Players and the Game.
  • Represent, empower and support Players.

We achieve this by:

  • Valuing different perspectives and balancing competing interests, while remaining focused on our stated objectives.
  • Acting with integrity, collaborating and harnessing the collective strength of Players.

Our Values

  • PROFESSIONALISM
  • COURAGE
  • FAIRNESS
  • RESPECT

Our Vision

A strong, connected and growing game driven by empowered and successful players.