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How to Become an Official

  • Referee and shotclock officials are paid positions.  Please see attached fee schedule for current rates.
  • Chilliwack Minor Lacrosse invites anyone 13 years or older to apply to join our team of officials.
  • To apply to become an official, please mark the referee checkbox during player registration or contact our Head Referee to apply directly.  Application submission does not guarantee selection.
  • Each selected participant must first take a one day training course.  Our Head Referee will register you for a clinic that is convenient for your schedule and Chilliwack Minor Lacrosse will cover the cost of this training clinic.
  • Returning referees must be re-certified each season.  Head Referee will register you for the clinic he feels is best suited for your age and level of experience.
  • Officials are required to have the following items supplied at their own expense:
    • Black CSA Approved Helmet (Referees will not be permitted on the floor without a helmet)
    • Black Pants with Pockets
    • BCLA Referee Jersey
    • Black Socks
    • Black Running Shoes
    • Minimum 2 Whistles (Plastic Fox-40 Pealess)

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