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​Get into refereeing in Worcestershire

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Become a referee

To become a referee with Worcestershire FA you must be at least 14 years old and live inside the county boundary.

Are you looking to increase your fitness, earn money or progress up the refereeing ladder? Maybe you just want to stay involved in the game after a long playing career? These are just a few of the reasons why people get into refereeing.

Find out more information below on where you should start your journey as a referee.

You can also follow our dedicated Twitter account for match officials: @WFAHFARefs


Trainee Referee Guide

Click here to download the Trainee Referee Guide which will tell you everything you need to know about becoming a referee.

Yes. All affiliated referees can only register once they have this qualification.

All referees aged 16+ must have the FA DBS check if they wish to referee youth football.
Click here for guidance.

Get In Touch

Phone: 01905 827137 (ext.208)
(8:30am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday)

Email: referees@worcestershirefa.com