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Want to be involved in supporting and developing young match officials across the country? 

The National Young Referee Development Team is recruiting 8 Voluntary Regional Officers for the 2022/23 Season to assist The FA and The RA in engaging young people as they start on their refereeing journey as well as promote the positive work going on in refereeing.

Applicants must be aged between 16 and 25 on the 1st of July 2022 to apply. 
Applications close on Friday 12th August at 5pm and any questions should be sent to

For more information, and to apply, Please click the link below

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Key Dates:

Application deadline: Friday 12th August 2022 – 5pm

Telephone interviews: Monday 22nd – Friday 26th August 2022

Application outcomes announced: by Friday 2nd September 2022

Our Partnerships

Partnerships are often formed between individuals, agencies or organisations with a shared interest to address specific issues. Our evidence reveals that our members young and old often require mental, emotional, financial, medical help, support and guidance. The Referees’ Association champion the work of those agencies that provide this support in times of need. Should you require support please contact the relevant agency below or the RA Head Office.
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Join the Referees Association

The National RA recommends that prospective members should join through their local LRA, the easiest way being to attend one of the many local association meetings that take place across the country on a regular (usually monthly) basis. Find your nearest branch now.

Alternatively, online membership is now available for any referee who wishes to take up central membership. The National RA will then allocate you a local branch. Join now.