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Forms and Documents, Laws of the Game

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We will clothe you, train you and pay you to be a referee!
  • Are you a soccer fan looking for some summer cash?  We are always looking for referees to help with our local (Kincardine only) House Leagues and/or the Lakeshore Loop teams.
  • We will provide you with a uniform.  We will train you with the rules of the game.  We provide access to mentors that can help develop your skills and provide support as needed, and best of all WE WILL PAY YOU!!


Referee Pay Rates per Game (2019)

Age Group Referee Assistant
U8 $25 N/A
U10 $25 N/A
U12 $35 $25
U15 $45 $30
U18 $50 $35
Men's & Women's $60 $40
Competitive $70 $50

Take a Referee Course

Sign up as a new referee or login as an existing. Search by Club = "Kincardine" -OR- by District = "EMSA"

Ontario Soccer Laws of the Game and Rules

Ontario Soccer is guided by the FIFA Laws of the Game in relation to the metrics of soccer fields.

Small Sided Laws of the Game (U8 & U10)

The following Laws of the Small Sided Game are the Laws for use in Small Sided Games in the Province of Ontario.

Differences between 9v9 & 11v11 Games

The purpose of this document is to explain the differences between the Laws of the Game in the 9v9 to 11v11 game.

Ontario Soccer Match Officials

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.

Laws of the Game - IFAB

International Football Association (IFAB)

Ref Center

Ref Centre is the easiest, most reliable way to assign referees.