Maintaining Fairness in Grassroots

essential information

Available in interactive FA guide online

Essential Information

Essential information for clubs at Step 5 and below is available via an online FA interactive reference guide to aid leagues, clubs and players throughout the season.

This handbook will be a useful guide to explain the disciplinary process and details the changes which have taken place over the last few years, including match-based discipline, the expansion of the temporary dismissal trials ('Sin Bins'), sanction guidelines, competition-specific cautions, mandatory minimum sanctions and changes to referee reporting.

Click here to access the online guidance.