There are currently five leagues involved with AFL competitions in New Zealand.
The Otago League is the latest inclusion and AFL New Zealand will work towards creating and establishing pathway for female participation.
Every year the five leagues send representative teams to the National Provincial Championship held in December at the completion of regional competitions.
The level of competition is high and the NPC gives players an opportunity for selection to the New Zealand national team the New Zealand Hawks.To register your interest sign up here
There are 6 clubs across Auckland competing in the AAFL. The season runs from September to early December.
The North Shore Tigers train at Greville Reserve, Forrest Hill, on Wednesday at 6.00pm. The pre-season has commenced, though new players are always welcome. Contact coach Adam Simpson - 027 384 6978
University Rules Football Club train at Colin Maiden Park, Merton Road, St. Johns on Wednesday at 6:30pm. Contact Chris Mundell – 021 330 772
Manurewa Raiders AFL Football Club train at Mountfort Park , Manurewa (Manurewa Rugby Club) on Wednesday at 6.00pm. Contact Dave Abetz - 021 112 7092 (Coach)
Mt Roskill A.R.F.C. Inc. train at War Memorial Park , May Rd , Mt Roskill on Wednesday at 5.30pm. Contact Matt Kemp <email@example.com>
Pakuranga A.F.C. Panthers train at Pidgeon Mountain Reserve, Bucklands Beach, Auckland on Wednesdays at 6.30pm. Contact coach Brodyn Bevan - 021 105 6191
Waitakere Magpies train at Avondale race course pre season, Parrs Park, Waitakere during season. Pre-season training has begun already, 10am Sunday. Contact Bex Siebert, Secretary and Team manager – 021 1079489
The Canterbury Australian Football Association was formed in 1974 and it existed with varying levels of success until 1998 when the Canterbury Australian Football League was formed and this body remains to this day.
There are four teams in the CAFL and the annual competition runs from late August to early November.
New Zealands youngest league the Waikato AFL have three teams.
COLOURS: Black and Gold
NPC TITLES: 2009
PRESIDENT: Mark Langdon
Contact Phone: 027 4717 165
Postal Address: 1 Govind Grove, Ngaio, Wellington 6035
VICE PRESIDENT: Byron Mabbett
Contact Phone: 027 6839-241
Postal Address: 63a Sar St, Wadestown, Wellington 6012
SECRETARY: Margaret Lavery
Phone: 027 243 5678
Postal Address: 11 Baylands Drive, Newlands, Wellington 6037
TREASURER: Damien Grant
Contact Phone: 021-887-855
Postal Address: 54 Colchester Crescent Newlands Wellington 6037
UMPIRES REPRESENTATIVE: Chris Newlove
Contact Phone: 021 166 6970
Postal Address: 9 Cleary Street, Waterloo, Lower Hutt 5011
COLOURS: Blue and Gold
NPC TITLES: N/A
PRESIDENT: Michael Bruhn
Contact Phone: 021 609 401
Postal Address: 11 Tedder Street, St. Kilda, Dunedin
VICE PRESIDENT:Warwick Kain
Contact Phone: 022 614 7858
SECRETARY: George Read
TREASURER: Michael Coventry
Club Captain: Connor O’Fee
Contact Phone: 0273055257
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