|Out of Bounds (Rule 27)
|Immovable Obstructions (Rule 24.2B)
Electricity poles and support cables, pylons, tee markers, stiles and staked trees
A ball striking pylons, electricity poles or overhead cables must be replayed without penalty.
|Water Hazards (Rule 26)
Water hazards are indicated by yellow stakes
Lateral water hazards are indicated by red stakes
A ball coming to rest on artificially surfaced paths inside the boundaries of the course may be lifted and dropped within one club length of the nearest point of relief not nearer the hole. Pathways or bridges within hazards form part of that hazard and Rule 13-4 applies if a player intends make a stroke at a ball that is in a hazard.
|Ground under repair (Rule 25.1B)
Relief may be taken without penalty and dropped within one club length from nearest point of relief not nearer the hole.
|Stones in bunkers (Rule 24.1)
Stones in bunkers are movable obstructions.
|Embedded ball through the green
Through the green, a ball that is embedded in its own pitch-mark in the ground other than sand may be lifted without penalty, cleaned and dropped as near as possible to where it lay but not nearer the hole. The ball when dropped must first strike a part of the course through the green.
|Penalty for breach of Local Rules
Stroke play – 2 strokes; Match play – loss of hole.