Laws and Ethics

Welcome to the EBU Laws and Ethics pages, the home of all our resources on the Laws of the game. Whether you want to get a ruling, arrange an appeal, download one of our forms, browse through our many publications or find out about TD training, you should find the information you're looking for here.

Laws and Ethics News

Update to Skyblue Book

An update to the Skyblue book is now available. The Skyblue book as a supplement to the Blue Book and White Book for online bridge, the updated version of the Skyblue book is available to be viewed online and downloaded.

New Gender Neutral version of the Laws of Duplicate Bridge

The World Bridge Federation Executive Council has announced a gender neutral "translation" of the laws of Duplicate Bridge. This work was championed by EBU Tournament Director Nicole Barclay and then proposed by Chairman of the Laws Committee, Ton Kooijman at the Executive Council in Wuhan, September 2019. The new documents have now been approved and are available to download on the WBF website.