Spirit of Atticus


Liverpool European Capital of Culture 2008

Dedicated to the 'Spirit of Atticus'

Laws of Chess



Recognized by the International Olympic Committee
9 Syggrou Avenue, 11743 Athens, Greece
Tel : (30) 210-921 2047
Fax : (30) 210-921 28 59



FIDE Laws of Chess cover over-the-board play.

The English text is the authentic version of the Laws of Chess, which was adopted at the 77th FIDE Congress at Dresden (Germany), November 2008, coming into force on 1 July 2009.

In these Laws the words ‘he’, ‘him’ and ‘his’ include ‘she’ and ‘her’.


Download PDF version (284Kb)


























 © SC 2015


Copyright © 2015 Spirit of Atticus

back to top ^^