Scottish hockey officials have an excellent reputation, in both domestic competitions and at international level.

League and cup competitions offer you the opportunity to work as an official with a wide variety of hockey players at youth and senior levels in Scotland.

You can also be an EHF and FIH official, travelling the world to the best international hockey tournaments.  Sound good?

What you need is a passion for hockey and an interest in growing the numbers of quality officials in Scotland.

Interested in becoming a hockey official?

For those interested in becoming a hockey official, these are a number of roles you can perform. Read about the types of officials working in hockey.

If you are interested in umpiring, we provide Umpire Qualifications that will enable you to officiate at matches and in competitions. We have qualifications at beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels.

All potential and current officials should familiarise themselves with the rules and competition rules governing hockey in Scotland.


Umpire Appointments System 

Scottish Hockey Umpires will be able to access their match appointments on their personal profile on our new system which is currently being developed.


Umpire and Official International Appointments 

Many of our umpires and technical officials are appointed for European and World events.  Click the links below to find out which events and roles they have been appointed too.

EuroHockey Events – Appointments

FIH Events – Appointments