The Referee Development Plan is the vehicle through which an agreed, effective and integrated Refereeing Recruitment, Training and Development framework will be achieved.Under the leadership of the Football Association of Ireland, and in partnership with the Irish Soccer Referees Society and other Affiliates and Stakeholders, the provision of more enjoyable and fulfilling opportunities will be achieved through the delivery of high quality programmes, structures and facilities.


Core Values:

  • Referee centred Education & Training and Development
  • Creating a Positive Environment
  • Performance Excellence & Quality
  • Make Refereeing an Attractive Option
  • Service Focused
  • Management Excellence
  • Equity & Diversity
  • Integrity