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Officiating Resources

This section contains a wide range of resources and forms for everyone involved in hockey, especially officials involved with Australian Championships.


Australian Championship Resources

Selection Policy - coming soon
The Selection Policy provides selection guidelines for officials to Australian Championships.

Travel Policy
The Travel Policy provides travel and accommodation guidelines for officials at Australian Championships.

Umpire Briefing
Developed for Umpires Managers, coaches, coordinators, umpires and players alike to aid understanding of the Rules of Hockey. Essential reading for all those attending an Australian Championship.

Play the Whistle Pack
Play the Whistle is an initiative to encourage competing hockey teams, team officials and spectator groups to play in the true spirit of the game. The spirit of the game encompasses demonstrating behaviours that are outlined in the codes of behaviour.

FIH Umpire Fitness Training Manual
As a hockey umpire it is essential to have high levels of fitness in order to keep up with play and make correct umpiring decisions. This becomes particularly important during a tournament scenario where umpires may be involved in multiple matches over a short period of time with only minimal recovery between matches. This Fitness Training Manual is a useful resource for any umpire.

FIH Rules of Hockey Video Archive
This is a joint project between the FIH Umpiring Committee and Hockey Rules Board. The objective of the Video Library is to provide a collection of video clips which demonstrate the Rules of Hockey and their current interpretations. Updated Regularly.

Claim Form - Complete first 2 sections only
ATO Hobby Form
Umpire Performance Feedback Form


Operations Manual, Tournament Regulations & Forms

Pending minor off-field amendments for U21s

Hockey Australia Operations Manual - March 2014

Attachment B - Venue and Hosting Requirements
Attachment C - HA Tournament Regulations (Outdoor)
Attachment D1 - Code of Conduct Summary
Attachment D2 - Players Code of Conduct
Attachment D3 - Team Official Code of Conduct
Attachment D4 - Officials Code of Conduct
Attachment E - National Championship Entry Form 2014
Attachment F - Transfer Form
Attachment G - Technical Responsibilities
Attachment G1 - Tournament Directors Report
Attachment G2 - Umpires Manager Responsibilities
Attachment G3 - Umpires Manager Report
Attachment G4 - Umpires Manager Rating Report
Attachment H1 - Tournament Director Briefing Technical Checklist
Attachment H2 - Tournament Director Briefing Agenda
Attachment I - Drug Control Area
Attachment J - Starting Line Up Sheet
Attachment K - Card Registration Form
Attachment M - Penalty Shootout Form
Attachment N1 - Major Medical Incident Report
Attachment N2 - Team Injury Summary
Attachment O - Guidelines for Ball Persons
Attachment P - Progressive Score Sheet
Attachment Q - SportsDesq Instructions
Attachment R - General Information Sheet
Attachment S - Player of the Tournament Voting
Attachment T - AHL Agreement
Attachment T - Australian Indoor Regulations
Attachment U - AHL Application To Participate
Attachment V - Women's Masters Australian Championship
Attachment W - AHL Team Report Proforma

Attachment X - Communications and Media