IMPORTANT NOTICE: Monday Night Netball will return after the school holidays on Monday 22 July.

Saturday Netball will also return after the school holidays on Saturday 27 July.

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE to Year 5&6 "Section B" draw—no BYE during round 2. Please recheck the draw.

UMPIRE RESOURCES

Rules of Netball 2024 Edition

  • The rule changes focus specifically on player safety and game management along with clarification and streamlining of existing rules such as contact and advantage. The layout of the Rules has also been updated to simplify and encourage use by all of the Netball Family, not just umpires.

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    You can also download the Rules of Netball App for free via Apple or Google Play Stores. The App will be updated when the new rules come into play from the 1st of January 2024.

Starting Out Umpiring Netball

Netball New Zealand's 19-page resource covers the introductory basics such as:

  • Where do I start
  • Reading the game
  • Scoring
  • Dual control
  • Protocols
  • Starting the game
  • Substitutions & team changes
  • Summary of sanctions
  • Hand Signals

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Netball NZ Online Learning - How to Guide for Learning to Umpire module (outlined above)

This guide covers how to navigate the Learning to Umpire Module for New and Player Umpires online module via Netball New Zealand's online learning portal named Sport Tutor.

Netball NZ (NNZ) Online Learning is designed for everyone involved in Netball including coaches, umpires, volunteers, and players.  Find your favourite Netball modules and resources as well as discover new learning experiences. Explore training in leadership, injury prevention, performance enhancement, coaching tools/tips for all age groups, umpiring and more.  Access a range of delivery options including webinars, face-to-face learning, interactive modules and videos to gain new knowledge or refresh your skill set. It’s a place to keep track of your own learning journey and qualifications.

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Netball NZ Online Learning - How to Guide for Learning to Umpire module (outlined above)

This guide covers how to navigate the Learning to Umpire Module for New and Player Umpires online module via Netball New Zealand's online learning portal named Sport Tutor.

Netball NZ (NNZ) Online Learning is designed for everyone involved in Netball including coaches, umpires, volunteers, and players.  Find your favourite Netball modules and resources as well as discover new learning experiences. Explore training in leadership, injury prevention, performance enhancement, coaching tools/tips for all age groups, umpiring and more.  Access a range of delivery options including webinars, face-to-face learning, interactive modules and videos to gain new knowledge or refresh your skill set. It’s a place to keep track of your own learning journey and qualifications.

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2020 Community Umpiring Guidelines

Netball New Zealand's 16-page resource covers information such as:

  • New Zealand Umpire Pathway
  • New Zealand Umpire Accreditation Framework
  • Endorsement Information
  • Reporting
  • Badges, Certificates and Tracksuits
  • Umpire Theory Exams
  • Fitness Testing
  • Umpire Development
  • National Event Apponiments

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UmpireSmart warm-up & at-home routine

​​​​​​​Warming up before umpiring netball prepares the body and mind for the upcoming activity. Netball umpiring requires a high degree of physical capability to cope with the unique umpiring movement patterns. Complete this warm-up to ensure you are well-prepared to umpire. Includes key exercises to do at home to help prepare for umpiring.

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Key Performance Indicators for NNZ Umpire Awards​​​​​​​

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