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Referee Registration for 2024-25

Referees can now register for the 2024-25 season.

Referee Registration for the 2024/25 season is now open and you can register online through the Referee Registration Portal.

Referees aged 14 and 15 will need parental/guardian consent to register for the season. If you aren’t sure how to do this please email

All referees must have a current safeguarding qualification to register and referee for the 2024/25 season.

For those needing to complete or renew their safeguarding qualification, the following online courses are available:

Referees aged 16 and older who wish to officiate youth football (U18 and below) must have a valid and accepted FA DBS at all times (valid for three years from the date of issue).

For first-time applications or renewals, please email