The purpose of the Association is:
- To promote Rugby, recreation and other objects useful to the community.
- To promote Rugby Union in Morobe, in particular, and Papua New Guinea in general.
- To raise money by subscription and grant rights and privileges to its members.
- To raise money from the general public by way of donation, subscription, raffle or by any other legal means, provided that the public is made aware of the aims of SCRUM.
- To expend the whole or any part of the fund of SCRUM in any manner that it shall consider most beneficial to the objective of SCRUM.