The Official Rules of Ice Hockey is the essential resource for players, coaches, referees, parents and fans. Included are USA Hockey’s official playing rules and interpretations, referee signals and detailed rink diagrams.
USAHockeyRulebook.com is the website version of the current USA Hockey Playing Rules. Use the menu bar and search field above to navigate the vast hockey resources including rules, descriptions, casebook examples and videos. All content can be shared on Facebook and Twitter.
Please note that the highlighted text within this edition of the Official Rules signifies an adjustment within that particular text. Additionally, the words “he,” “him” and “his” are used to include both male and female participants.