Referees play a vital role in Touch Football, ensuring our game is played in a fair, safe and enjoyable environment for all participants.
Becoming an accredited referee is an important step in ensuring that you are equipped with the knowledge of the Rules of the game, but also the latest on-field game information, and skills to manage and create a safe and enjoyable environment for all. It is also a great way to remain fit and active and participate in our game.
Touch Football Australia has a six-tier accreditation:
WHY BECOME A TOUCH FOOTBALL REFEREE?
EARN SOME MONEY. It's a great way to make extra cash at social Touch competitions.
DEVELOP SKILLS. It's a great way to develop leadership skills and confidence.
GET BETTER AT TOUCH. It helps improve your Touch Football game because you'll develop a better understanding of the sport.
MEET PEOPLE. You'll become part of a great community and make new friends.
TRAVEL. You'll get access to referee at exciting state and national events held around the country – even around the world for events such as Touch World Cups.
TICK OFF GOALS. If you want you can work your way up through the pathway from Level 1 to Level 6 referee as your broaden your skills, experiences and networks.