7 Best Discord Server Rules Templates [2024 List]

Here are the best rules for your Discord server to use

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discord server rules template

Using a Discord rules template saves you the time and hassle of writing them all manually.

From general guidelines to voice chat rules and content server rules, you can find below everything you need.

How do I make a set of rules in Discord?

  1. Navigate to Server Settings.
     server settings discord
  2. Next, go to Rules Screening and click on Set up Membership Screening.
    setup membership screening discord
  3. Click on Get Started.
    get started with server rules on discord
  4. Now enter the desired rules.
    enter discord server rules

You can also create a dedicated Discord rules channel and copy-paste the templates listed below in it.

What are the best Discord Server rules templates?

General server Discord rules template

general discord rules
  1. Always remain respectful to other people. 
  2. Do not use slurs or defamatory language towards other members. 
  3. Any language that may discriminate against other people based on sex, gender, race, etc, will lead to banning 
  4. Do not threaten anyone on this channel. 
  5. No advertisement on this channel. Offenders will be muted.
  6. Do not start unnecessary drama with other server members. 
  7. Trolling and/or harassing other members is prohibited. 
  8. Do not use abusive language on any member.
  9. Due to this server’s diversity and the mods in place, members can only communicate in English. 
  10. Political or religious discussions are prohibited from this channel
  11. Do not share illegal content.
  12. Be respectful to moderators and other members of our team at times. 
  13. Witch-hunting is not allowed. 

Text chat server Discord rules template

text chat discord rules template
  1. No spamming is allowed. This includes but is not limited to spam messages and unsolicited and unsafe links. 
  2. Do not @mention members unnecessarily. 
  3. Do not use @everyone unless you have express permission from the moderators. 
  4. Moderators reserve the right to delete any written content from the server.
  5. Sending multiple texts here, one well-organized, one is prohibited. 
  6. Avoid typing out walls of text. Break down your texts into paragraphs for easy reading. 
  7. Do not ask to be made a moderator. 

Voice chat rules

voice chat rules template in discord
  1. No loud noises or shrieks during vice chats.
  2. Always use the mute button when not speaking. 
  3. Reduce the amount of distracting background noise when speaking. 
  4. Do not use unnecessary or offending noises when speaking.
  5. Arguing and holding unnecessary debates on the channel is prohibited. 
  6. Moderators reserve the right to disconnect or mute you if your quality is poor. 
  7. While it is okay to use cuss moderately, these words should not be directed to other sever members. 
  8. Do not use voice changers or soundboards. 
  9. Movies and other copyrighted materials are prohibited from this channel. 

Name and profile Discord rules template 

name and profile discord rules template
  1. Offensive nicknames are not allowed.
  2. Offensive profile pictures, such as those showing NSFW content, are not allowed. 
  3. Blank profile images are not allowed. 
  4. Blank nicknames are not allowed. 
  5. Profiles impersonating public figures will be removed. 
  6. Catfishing and/or using a fake identity is prohibited from this channel. 

Bot specific rules 

bot specific rules on discord template
  1. Third-party bots are prohibited from this server.
  2. Use bot commands responsibly. Command spamming is prohibited. 
  3. Don’t change, add, or remove bot commands. 

Personal information rules 

personal information rules template on discord
  1. Do not ask for personal information from channel members. 
  2. Sharing of other people’s personal information within or outside the channel is prohibited.
  3. Do not assume other people’s identities using their personal information. 
  4. Anyone who breaks this rule will be banned from the channel. 

Content server Discord rules template

content server discord rules template
  1. Stealing content or claiming other peoples’ content or art is prohibited. 
  2. Do not distribute unlicensed material
  3. Flashing images or GIFs that could cause epileptic seizures are prohibited from the channel.
  4. Online meeting links are prohibited on this server. 
  5. Do not send any sexually explicit content. This includes pornographic, gory, gross, and disturbing content. 
  6. Content that sexualizes minors will be immediately removed, and the User will be permanently banned from the server. 

Remember that rules are essential for your Discord channels, but they shouldn’t be long because no one will read them. Besides, if rules screening is not working, check the Safety Setup tab or add a delay.

If you messed up and got kicked off a server, check our easy-to-follow guide on how to get unbanned from Discord.

Are there any more rules that you think would work in Discord channels? Feel free to share them in the comment section.

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