Referee Futsal

Become a Futsal Referee in Victoria

Football Victoria (FV) is responsible for referees across all Futsal competitions and events that are held under the jurisdiction of Football Victoria.

Futsal is a sport played all year round and referees continue their development under Football Victoria while supplementing their income by officiating at local FV affiliated competitions on most nights throughout the year as well as FV's own events and tournaments which are held annually.

UPCOMING COURSES - MARCH 2021

Futsal Referee Refresher Course

Eligibility: For Futsal Referees who have completed the Football Australia Level 3 Futsal Referee Course.

The course will be delivered by FIFA/AFC Futsal Referees Instructor Adrian Tamplin and co-delivered by FIFA Futsal Referee Jonathon Moore.

When: 
Tuesday 9th March 2021 (Virtual Session)
7pm – 9.30pm
An online link will be sent to all course participants prior to the course date.
and  
Sunday 11th April 2021
All Day in Person

Theory/Practical sessions and acts as the official referees briefing for the 2021 FV State Futsal Championships

Cost: $50 (includes FV Futsal Referee membership fee for 2021 season)

Click here to Register for the Futsal Referee Refresher Course
Eligibility: 
For Futsal Referees who have completed the Football Australia Level 3 Futsal Referee Course.
 




Level 3 Futsal Referee Course 

The Level 3 Futsal Referee Course will be delivered by FIFA/AFC Futsal Referees Instructor Adrian Tamplin and co-delivered by a FIFA Futsal Referee. This course certifies anyone aged 13 or older to referee Football Victoria sanctioned Futsal matches. 

Futsal is a sport played all year round and referees continue their development under Football Victoria while supplementing their income by officiating at local FV affiliated competitions on most nights throughout the year as well as FV's own events and tournaments which are held annually.

When: 
Monday 22nd March 2021 and 29th March 2021
Virtual Sessions (2 Nights), 7pm – 10pm
and
Sunday 11th April - All Day in Person
Theory/Practical sessions and acts as the official referees briefing for the 2021 FV State Futsal Championships

Cost: $150 

Click here to Register for the Level 3 Futsal Referee Course 

 


 

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Why Become a Futsal Referee?
Refereeing is for anyone at any age, if you are new to the game or have been involved for years there is a game for everyone to referee and brings a vast range of benefits!

Personal Development and Learn New Skills
At the heart of refereeing it’s about managing a sporting event and everyone involved to ensure a safe and fair match is played. Futsal Refereeing can be a challenging but a rewarding experience, through refereeing you learn confidence and the confidence to manage a group of people, problem solve on the spot, conflict resolution and at times a thick skin. Refereeing is also a great addition to any resume!

Keep Fit and Active
Refereeing a game of Futsal is great exercise and is played all year round.

Being part of the game and learn more about the game
As a referee you will learn in depth all the laws of the game and gain a deeper understanding about why decisions are made and understanding if the game. Give back to the game you love by refereeing, we can never have too many referees involved and is a great way to be part of the game!

A career pathway-Make it to the FA National Futsal Championships or FIFA
FV has a pathway for everyone. If you are ambitious and want to make it a career as an elite Futsal Referee we have talent development programs to help you progress to achieve your goals.

Great friends and family
Meet new people and make great friends! Join the refereeing family and make friends for life.

Earn a little extra money
Earn an income whilst at school or university and keep fit and make new friends at the same time.

Have you taken a break from refereeing and would like to come back?
Returning to referee is easy, if you have refereed previously simply re-register at PlayFootball.com.au and get in touch with us at futsal@footballvictoria.com.au
 



Downloads


Click here to download the Futsal Laws of the Game 2020/21 (PDF)
Click here to download the Amendments to the Laws of the Game 2020/21 (PDF)