Farah Palmer Cup

Presented by Bunnings Warehouse

Media Information

Information about the Farah Palmer Cup Teams, Match Information and Competition Regulations

Team Naming

Provincial Unions are required to announce their playing 23 publicly, 24 hours prior to kick off. Teams will generally be available from the unions’ websites, unions’ media and social media channels. 

Teams are subject to change and the Provincial Union should be contacted in the first instance for the current team. Please contact the Unions directly if you want to be added to their distribution lists of have any questions about their teams.


Match Officials

If you would like to receive this information please email NZR Communications Advisor Savannah Tafau-Levy.


Judicial Hearings

These will generally be held via teleconference within 48 hours of the conclusion of the match. These may occur later than 48 hours if the team in question has a longer turnaround before their next match. Media will be notified as early as possible of the exact details of the hearing. For all updates click here.


Semifinals and Final

These details will be confirmed by media release. Find out more about the competition structure here.


Competition Regulations

Download New Zealand Rugby’s domestic competition regulations here.


Squad Information

Click on each Provincial Union below for squad information. If you need a full 2023 squad list for media and/or photography use, please email NZR Communications Advisor Savannah Tafau-Levy.



Bay of Plenty


Counties Manukau

Hawke’s Bay


North Harbour