Call for Nominations - UIC and RIC


Call for Nominations

This is a last call for nominations to the positions of:

  • Umpire in Chief
  • Referee in Chief

Representing ALA as the respective head official of Australian Umpiring and Australian Refereeing, these two honorary positions report to the Board of ALA through the Director of Officiating and play a pivotal role in supporting the management of officiating across Australia.

The positions are for a two year term commencing in December 2015.

The position of head official encompasses a broad range of duties including:

  • Selection of international and national officials squads
  • Joining in discussions on prevailing rules and interpretations
  • Chairing the respective National Technical Committee
  • Overseeing the push for recruitment of new officials
  • Overseeing the accreditation of all officials
  • Encouraging advancement in accreditation levels

Follow these links for: Terms of Reference and a RIC Position Description or UIC Position Description.

We encourage all persons that have the ability to help coordinate the officiating duties for either Women's Umpiring or Men's Refereeing to consider this vital role and nominate your expressions of interest without further delay.

Nominations close: COB 25th November 2015

Graham F Sharpe, ALA Director of Officiating


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