The Tennis Canada Rulebook: Rules of the Court 2021 is intended as a resource for officials, tournament administrators, coaches and players at all levels.
In addition to the International Tennis Federation’s Rules of Tennis, this book presents the rules, regulations and procedures that should be followed at all events sanctioned by Tennis Canada. It also includes a comprehensive section on cases and decisions in order to assist all interested persons in understanding the finer points of the interpretation of the Rules of Tennis, as well as a section on “The Code: Guidelines for Unofficiated Matches.” The Code is an important source of information for all players.
You may download the latest edition of Rules of the Court 2021. This edition replaces the previous version of the Rulebook, Rules of the Court 2020. If you were already familiar with the previous version, you can consult the summary of addition and modifications here.
Printed copies of the Rules of the Court 2021 are not available at this time. A printed copy of the Rules of the Court 2020 is available at the Tennis Canada Store.
If you have any comments or questions concerning the material presented in this book, or if you are interested in becoming a tennis official, please contact the Tennis Canada Officiating Department: