Ministry of Magic and the Wizard's Council Muggles Quidditch

The Wizards’ Council bans all Quidditch matches within 50 miles of a town or village

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The Wizard’s Council is concerned about anti-Muggle precautions and issues this decree to try to curtail the exuberance of fans and players. The rule proved ineffective and further rulings over the next decades demonstrate the Council’s frustration over the issue.

The Wizards’ Council bans all Quidditch matches within 50 miles of a town or village
Date 1362
Certainty Stated in canon
Location in Canon QA5
Type of Event Wizarding world

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This regulation effectively makes it impossible to play Quidditch anywhere in Britain.

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