Referees will be allocated by the Referees Secretaries,
Mark Warren Tel: 01922 414533 (Saturday Matches)
Andy Bryant Tel: 07492 391059 (Sunday Matches)
Referee Costs Per Match ( To be equally divided by both teams )
U8’s – £15
U10’s – £18
U11’s – £20
U12’s – £20
U13’s to U18’s – £28
Open Age – £30
The HOME Team is responsible for confirming the game with the opposition team and the allocated referee, between the hours of 6:00pm – 9:00pm No later than Tuesday, Prior to fixture date, Wednesday for Sunday matches.
(A) Registered referees (and assistant referees where approved by The FA or County FA) for all Competition Matches shall be appointed in a manner approved by the Management Committee and by the Sanctioning Association(s).
(B) In cases where there are no officially appointed Match Officials in attendance the Clubs shall agree upon a referee. An individual thus agreed upon shall, for that game, have the full powers, status and authority of a registered referee.
(C) Where assistant referees are not appointed each Team shall provide a Club assistant referee. Failure to do so will result in a fine (in accordance with the Fines Tariff) being imposed on the defaulting Club.
(D)The appointed referee shall have power to decide as to the fitness of the Ground in all matches and the decision shall be final subject to either in the case of a ground of a Local Authority or the owners of a Ground, the representative of that body is the sole arbiter and whose decision must be accepted.
(E) Subject to any limits/provisions laid down by the Sanctioning Association, Match Officials appointed under this Rule shall be paid their fees and expenses in accordance with the Fees Tariff.
Match Officials will be paid their fees and/or expenses by the home Club unless otherwise ordered by the Management Committee. The away Club shall reimburse the home Club half of the fees and/or expenses on the day of the match. Failure to comply with this Rule will result in a fine (in accordance with the Fines Tariff).
(F) In the event of a match not being played because of circumstances over which the Clubs have no control, the Match Officials, if present, shall be entitled to half fee only. Where a match is not played owing to one Club being in default, that Club shall be ordered to pay the Match Officials, if they attend the Ground, their full fee and expenses. Failure to comply with the Rule will result in a fine (in accordance with the Fines Tariff).
(G) A referee not keeping his or her engagement, and failing to give a satisfactory explanation as to their non-appearance, may be reported to the Association with which he or she is registered.
(H)Each Club shall, in a manner prescribed from time to time by The FA, award marks to the referee for each match and the name of the referee and the marks awarded shall be submitted to the Competition on the prescribed form provided.
Staffordshire Girls League Rules 2016-2017 Season
Clubs failing to comply with this Rule shall be liable to be fined (in accordance with the Fines Tariff) or dealt with as the Management Committee shall determine.
(I) The Competition shall keep a record of the markings and, on the form provided by the prescribed date each Playing Season, shall submit a summary to The FA/County FA.
(J) Not Applicable.
(K) Match Officials shall be supplied, each Playing Season, with a copy of the Competition Rules free of charge.
(L) Not Applicable.