Click on each of the headings to get more information. The Alabama Soccer Manual is an invaluable resource to all referees. You can find it under the Resources tab

  • I will always maintain the utmost respect for the game of soccer
  • I will conduct myself honorably at all times and maintain the dignity of my position
  • I will always honor an assignment or any other contractual obligation
  • I will attend training meetings and clinics so as to know the Laws of the Game, their proper interpretation and their application
  • I will always strive to achieve maximum team work with my fellow officials
  • I will be loyal to my fellow officials and never knowingly promote criticism of them
  • I will be in good physical condition
  • I will control the players effectively by being courteous and considerate without sacrificing fairness
  • I will do my utmost to assist my fellow officials to better themselves and their work
  • I will not make statements about any games except to clarify an interpretation of the Laws of the Game
  • I will not discriminate against nor take undue advantage of any individual group on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin
  • I consider it a privilege to be a part of the U.S. Soccer Federation and my actions will reflect credit upon that organization and its affiliates
Your registration process is not complete until you log on to the Arbitersports Website, pay and register. Follow the following steps:
  • Go to
  • Enter your username and password
  • Select Central Hub from the menu
  • Select Regisration
  • Select 2017 Soccer Registration - Grade X (where X is your referee grade)
  • Follow the on screen instructions
  • Pay your $60 regisration fee
The Alabama Soccer Association requires a Background Check on ALL referees 18 years and older. The background check is done when you register through Arbitersports. The fee is included in your yearly dues,

Click below for a list of assignors in the State. You can contact assignors directly to inform them that you are ready to be assigned. You should also make sure you have properly entered your information in the Arbiter. If you are not sure who to contact, contact the SAC

icon Assignor List (2014)

If you are an out of state referee and want to maintain your regisration with your state, you need to complete and out of state regisration with Alabama in order to be added to our assigning database. Follow the following steps:
  • 1.If you already have an account with Arbiter Sports, e-mail our SRA in order to be added to our group
  • 2.Once you have been added to our group, click on Central Hub and complete the 2016 - 2017 Out of State Registration
  • 3.Select Central Hub from the menu
  • 4.Go to step 6
  • 5.If you do not have an Arbiter account, then go Arbiter Sports
  • 6.Select Registration
  • 7.Select 2016 - 2017 Out of State Registration
  • 8.Follow the on screen instructions
  • 9.Pay your $20 regisration fee

This is the pay scale that the SRC uses to pay referees for State League and State Cup games. State League games are paid to an assignor/association who then pays referees. The assignor pays referees on the field during State Cup tournaments

Incentive Pay: Grade 7A referees earn an extra $10 for U13 and above State League matches
Referees Grade 6 and above earn an extra $20 for U13 and above State League matches

Age Group Referee Pay AR1 Pay AR2 Pay
Division 2 U11/U12 $30 $20 $20
Division 2 U13/U14 $35 $25 $25
Division 2 U15/U16 $39 $28 $28
Division 2 U17/U18/U19 $43 $31 $31
Division 1 U13/U14 $39 $28 $28
Division 1 U15/U16 $46 $32 $32
Division 1 U17/U18 $50 $35 $35