Referee Appointments


Please note that the sole contact for the Referee Appointment Secretary is by email to refsmsyfl@googlemail.com

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT SHOULD A REFEREE BE UNABLE TO ATTEND OR FAILS TO ARRIVE IT IS THE DUTY OF THE HOME CLUB TO PROVIDE A REFEREE AND AGREEMENT OF THE REFEREE SHOULD BE SOUGHT.
ONCE AGREED THE REFEREE HAS FULL AND COMPLETE CONTROL OF THE MATCH AND SHOULD BE AFFORDED THE RESPECT THAT DESERVES.

THE HOME CLUB SHOULD NOTIFY THE 'RAS' BY EMAIL AFTER THE GAME TO
a)REPORT THE APPOINTED OFFICIAL FOR NON ATTENDANCE
b)TO CLARIFY THE NAME AND POSITION OF THE PERSON WHO DID OFFICIATE IN THE APPOINTED OFFICIALS ABSENCE.

NOTE TO OFFICIALS/REFEREE... PLEASE NOTIFY YOUR HON.REFEREE APPOINTMENT SECRETARY (RAS) BY FRIDAY 19:00 IF THE HOME CLUB HAVE NOT CONTACTED YOU REGARDING VENUES AND KO TIMES

THE HOME CLUB ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR NOTIFYING THE REFEREE APPOINTMENT SECRETARY OF THE VENUE AND KICK OFF TIMES AND SHOULD DO SO BY 2PM FRIDAY PRIOR TO THE (SATURDAY)MATCH DATE.

THE HOME CLUB ARE ALSO RESPONSIBLE FOR CONFIRMING THE DETAILS OF YOUR FIXTURE WITH THE APPOINTED REFEREE AND NOTIFYING THE REFEREE IF THE FIXTURE IS CALLED OFF FOR ANY REASON -

IF THE REFEREE TRAVELS TO THE FIXTURE VENUE THE HOME CLUB WILL BE LIABLE FOR THE REFEREE'S FEES AS FOLLOWS:-
50% MATCH FEES (CURRENTLY £10.00) PLUS FULL TRAVEL TO AND FROM THAT VENUE AT .30p PER MILE.

IF THE REFEREE ATTENDS THE VENUE AND THE PLAYING SURFACE IS DEEMED FIT 'AND' ONLY ONE TEAM (7 PLAYERS OR MORE CONSTITUTING A TEAM) ARE PRESENT AT THE TIME OF KICK OFF (UNLESS THEY HAVE NOTIFIED REFEREE OR OPPOSITION OF GOOD REASON FOR A 'DELAY' (TRAFFIC, ACCIDENT ETC)AND EVEN THEN A DELAY OF NOT MORE THAN 20 MINS AFTER ORIGINAL KICK OFF TIME, THE CLUB IN DEFAULT (NOT PRESENT) SHALL PAY THE REFEREE 100% OF HIS FEE PLUS HIS TRAVEL EXPENSES AT .30p PER MILE.

CAN REFEREES PLEASE ENSURE THAT THE "RESPECT HANDSHAKE" IS OBSERVED BEFORE EACH GAME

Please note that the sole contact for the Referee Appointment Secretary is by email to refsmsyfl@googlemail.com