Information for Game Officials (Umpires, Bench Officials and Volunteers)
All game officials must register for the season. A link will be available in due course for 2023.
Umpires, Club Umpires, Bench Officials and Clubs are all invited to attend
In order to assist with the smooth running of forum we are inviting you to submit items for discussion in advance using the Umpire Forum Form.
Alternatively you can forward submission points and attendance to Rhonda by 15 September 2022.
Umpires are required to complete an Umpires Time Request Registration form (right when in season) prior to each round of competition.
The times you select are the times you will umpire. You will not be contacted to confirm times.
If you need to change times please contact Rhonda ASAP: email or phone 379 4486.
If you are unable to specify your times in advance, please notify Rhonda no later than Tuesday of each week with your times.
The umpires' draw of those umpiring these games will be available on Friday of each week for you to check your times and grades.If your name is on this list you will be required to umpire. Please note that this draw is subject to change due to illness etc but will be updated if required.
Senior 1 and 2, Senior Reserve and Challenge grade will not be cancelled or postponed due to inclement weather (except at CNC discretion) and will continue to be played at times shown in the draw.
Club Umpiring Allocations/Club Umpires
For Club Umpiring details and allocations, click here.
Umpires are named on the Saturday Competition Draw under each game.
Umpiring courses and events will be advertised here and via Facebook.
Alternatively if you have a group of at least 8 who would be interested in a session please send us an email.
All NZ umpires wishing to be appointed to NNZ tournaments must be tested.
NZ umpires who need to reassess must do a YoYo test.
Zone umpires who wish to be considered for a NZ Badge must have been tested.
Please take advantage of these opportunities as they are advertised. There is no charge for CNC Umpires.
Game Officials Committee
The Game Officials Committee is Rebecca Reside, Vicky Harrington, Jon Russell, Natasha Fraser, Maree Morel (Rhonda Blair).
The Committee is supported by the Game Officials Coordinator Rhonda Blair who can be contacted on 379 4486 option 5 or 027 2614957 or email.
To download a copy of the IFNA Rules of Netball and for the most recent Match Protocols click on the links available right.
INFA International rule books can be purchased from the Game Officials Coordinator.
New Umpires - please contact Rhonda on 379 4489 option 5
Umpires - game allocation enquiries contact via email
New Bench Officials - please contact Maree on 0274376522
Whistlers - please contact Pam on 326 5731 or via email
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