Umpire Pathways

AFL Umpire Talent Pathway

Similar to what is available for players of Australian football, a structured pathway is also available for umpires of our great game.

From community level to working at Academy level to State League umpiring to the elite AFL Panel, opportunities exist for any umpire in Australia who demonstrates the desire and potential to advance through the structured pathway.




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