A selection of useful links.
The Football Association has been a Limited Company since 1903 and, as such, holds an AGM, at which amendments to its rules are agreed by shareholders. It has built on its reputation as the world’s senior football administration, adding greatly to its activities over the years. It remains English football’s governing body, promoting and protecting the game, and it values the input of leagues and associations up and down the country - because their enthusiasm and professionalism ensure that football will continue to thrive.
Did you know as a registered referee, you are automatically an Associate Member of The Referees' Association? This entitles you to:
Join the RA-FA Incentive Scheme to benefit from access to training resources and new kit.
Find out all there is to know about the Young Referees Development Programme.
Download our selection of Fitness Sheets, Presentations, Practical Sheets and 10 Point Plans to help improve your game!
Take a look at the route you will take through the Young Referees’ Development Programme Progression Pathways.
For handy hints and tips, Download a selection of 10 Point Plan Cards that will help you on your way.
Every game you referee offers you an opportunity to learn, our guidance can help you on your way.