Standards of play ensure fairness of games at all levels. These rules recognize the need for a level playing field and the responsibility of member national associations, the ERSTE BANK Eishockey Liga teams, players, and officials to adhere to these standards.

Any deviations from these requirements for all ERSTE BANK Eishockey Liga games, require ERSTE BANK Eishockey Liga approval. For arena guidelines and facility requirements, see information within.

Random site checks, by ERSTE BANK Eishockey Liga League Management personal, will be performed throughout the hockey season.

All terms and regulations, not fulfilled within, are subject to the ERSTE BANK Eishockey Liga Disciplinary Catalogue.