Whether you are just getting into refereeing or have already been blowing the whistle for several years, Ontario Soccer has a variety of initiatives that will assist you in your career as a Match Official. From education sessions to fitness programs, Ontario Soccer offers support programs for every avenues.
Interested in being a soccer referee in Stratford this season?
Registration information for new Referees:
Register for the Entry Level (14 years old as of March 31st, 2023) or Small-Sided Clinics (12 years old as of March 31st. 2023) - registration link available on page.
Stratford Youth Soccer will reimburse referee registration fees who official at 9 or more games in the house league and/or travel programs.
More information on courses available on the student guide.
Registration information for returning Referees:
Register on RefCentre by March 31st - register early (before March 7) to receive a discount!
Stratford Youth Soccer will reimburse referee registration fees who official 9 or more games in the house league and/or travel programs.
Registration now open and link available - contact Holly Deighton once registration is complete.
2018 Adidas referee jersey/kit, black shoes, black socks, black shorts, whistle, red/yellow cards, watch, coin, paper, pencil/pen
2021-2022 IFAB Laws of the Game: Link available
2021 Referee Manual: Link available