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Guide to Appeals Process

Here at Munster GAA we are conscious of the time constraints on club secretaries. In particular when it comes to putting together an appeal. The following notes will guide club secretaries through the process by providing concise references to specific rules contained in the GAA’s Official Guide Parts 1 and 2 2023 and GAA Codes.


Official Guide Part 1 2023
Rule 7.5
Pages 68-71

Communication and Time Limits

GAA Codes 5.3
Pages 10-12

Use of Irish in Official Documents/Correspondence

GAA Codes 5.2
Page 10

The Munster Hearings Committee Hear Appeals

Arising from Decisions of :-

  • A County Hearings Committee
  • A County Committee/CCC


  • Misapplication/Infringement of rules/bye laws
  • Infringement of Competition Regulations

Decision of Appeal

  • The Appeal Fails or
  • The Appeal is upheld leading to :-
    1. No further action
    2. Refer back for rehearing/reprocessing
    3. Hearings Committee substitutes its own penalty

Request for Appeal – MS Word Document

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