With a few exceptions, Scottish Fencing is largely governed by the policies and procedures of British Fencing. Here are some of the main areas:

Fencing Rules & Regulations

as British Fencing

Anti-doping Regulations

as British Fencing see Scottish Fencing Bye-laws

For further information and advice see 100% me 

Disciplinary Code

as British Fencing


as British Fencing

Equality Policy

Scottish Fencing has achieved Foundation Level and is currently working towards Preliminary in the Equality Standard for Sport. As part of this process Scottish Fencing undertook a review of the Equality and Diversity Policy in 2019 and the updated policy is here.

Child Protection

Scottish Fencing is fully compliant with the Minimum Operating Requirements (MOR) for Child Protection established and reviewed by Sport Scotland. A copy of this can be provided on request. Further information is here.

Protecting Vulnerable Groups


All staff (paid or unpaid) working with vulnerable groups will be expected to complete a Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) disclosure. This is an integral element of Scottish Fencing's Recruitment and Selection policy. Safeguarding policies can be found here