Become a Referee
Thinking of becoming a referee?
- Refereeing is a great way to be involved in football
- There are opportunities for everyone
- Remain active in the game following injury or retirement
- Make new and lasting friends within the game
- Play a huge role in ensuring the players enjoy their match day experience
Development & Courses
We offer development opportunities for officials at all stages of their journey - From those looking to become qualified referees, to those climbing the promotion ladder.
For more information, please get in contact with our Referee Development Officer Keiran Forrest via 0121 357 4278 or email Support@BirminghamFA.com.
Our referees are recruited, trained and examined to enable a smooth grassroots operation. As they gain experience further opportunities are provided to aid their development and progression.
Appointments are made to adult and youth County Cup ties, together with games in certain FA competitions.