The Aims of City of Derry Rugby Football Club are:
- To promote the game of rugby in the North West of Ireland.
- To introduce and develop rugby at all levels in the local community, especially youth, through contact and coaching.
- To nurture good relations with other rugby clubs throughout Ireland and further afield.
- To provide a safe and sociable environment for those playing the game as well as those enjoying the sport from the sidelines.
- To foster a sense of membership and association in both playing and social sections.