Umpire the SA Country Football Championships

SANFL is seeking expressions of interest from local goal and boundary umpires to officiate the 2022 SA Country Football Championships

Commencing in 1994, the SA Country Football Championships brings together players and officials from 23 regional leagues across South Australia, as well as representatives from Broken Hill.

Following the rapid growth of women’s football, in 2018 the Championships welcomed women’s teams to compete for the first time.

300 talented community footballers from country South Australia represent six zone teams across the men’s and women’s carnivals.

The Championships weekend will also incorporate a Hostplus SANFL League Men’s Match between North Adelaide and Adelaide on Saturday, July 16 at Bennett Oval.

When & Where?

Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 July 2022

Matches commence at 9:30am and conclude at approximately 3:00pm on both days

Bennett Oval | 37 Mcdouall Stuart Ave, Whyalla Stuart SA 5608

Memorial Oval | Bradford St, Whyalla Playford SA 5600

How Many Matches Will I Umpire & How Long Do Games Go For?

Saturday Match Details (12 Matches)

Six Men’s Pool Matches | 2 x 25 minute halves with no time on (5 min half time)

Six Women’s Pool Matches | 2 x 20 minute halves with no time (5 min half time)

Umpires will be allocated a minimum of two matches and a maximum of three matches on Saturday

 

Sunday Match Details (6 Matches)

Men’s Matches (5v6 & 3v4)| 4 x 20 minute quarters with no time on (5 min quarter breaks and 10 min half time)

Women’s Matches (5v6 & 3v4)| 4 x 15 minute quarters with no time on (5 min quarter breaks & 10 min half time)

Championship Matches (Men’s 1v2 and Women’s 1v2) | 4 x 17 minute quarters, plus time on (5 min quarter breaks & 10 min half time)

Umpires will be allocated a minimum of one match and a maximum of two matches on Sunday

How Much Will I Get Paid?

Saturday

Boundary Umpires: $35 per game

Goal Umpires: $25 per game

 

Sunday

Boundary Umpires: $70 per game

Goal Umpires: $50 per game

Other Benefits

All umpires will receive:

  • Match Uniform
    • Boundary Umpires (Shirt, Shorts & Socks)
    • Goal Umpires (Shirt & Jacket)
  • Player & Official Pass which entitles them access to both venues for Saturday & Sunday of the Championships (including SANFL match)
  • Additional complimentary double-pass for friends and family which entitles them access to both venues for Saturday & Sunday of the Championships (including SANFL match)

Register Now!

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