The Sydenhams Football League (Wessex) shall be governed in accordance with the Rules, Regulations and Practices of The Football Association by the officers, Vice Presidents and Life Members of the League and by the Board consisting of six representatives elected by the League Clubs, and up to or not exceeding four co-opted members. Except where otherwise mentioned all communications shall be addressed to the Competition Secretary who shall conduct the correspondence of the The Sydenhams Football League (Wessex) and keep a record of its proceedings.

No club shall have more than one representative on the Committee. If a casual vacancy occurs on the Board during the season the particular vacancy shall be filled by the unsuccessful nominee in order of voting at the last Annual General Meeting. Any member so appointed shall serve for the unexpired term of their predecessor.

In the event of any person not being qualified as above; the Board shall have the power to fill any vacancy that may occur during the season for that season only. The Sydenhams Football League (Wessex) may elect Vice Presidents or Life Members who shall be ex-officio members of the Board, who shall have the power to vote.

Past Presidents of The Sydenhams Football League (Wessex) shall be afforded the same privileges of those of a Life Member. The Sydenhams Football League (Wessex) may elect Acting Life Vice Presidents who shall have no voting rights.

Any Member of the Board who fails to attend three consecutive meetings without a satisfactory explanation shall be deemed to have resigned.