Have you ever considered picking up a whistle and becoming an umpire?
As an umpire you have the best seat in the house at every game! It’s a great way for players and coaches to increase their rule knowledge; plus for those that have hung up their bib, why not pick-up a whistle – it’s a great way to stay involved! The good news is, to get started all you need to bring is a bit of enthusiasm and a passion for the game - we’ll take care of rest and give you the tools and support you need to become an umpire.
We offer a supportive environment for all umpires. If you have ambition to be on the NNZ umpire pathway and have goals to umpire at the highest level we can support you to help develop and achieve your goals.
If you are new to Dunedin and are wanting to umpire this season, please click on the Umpire Details 2022 button on this page and fill in the form with your details. You can also touch base with us by emailing email@example.com
Team Umpires - Game in Action - REQUIREMENT FOR ALL PREMIER, SENIOR AND PREMIER SECONDARY SCHOOL PLAYERS IN 2022
Player Umpire Module
NNZ has a Learning to Umpire Module for New Umpires and Player Umpires which replaces the Netball New Zealand Centre Theory test. This module is pre-requisite for Dunedin Netball Player Umpires in Premier, Senior and Premier Secondary School grades and the first step towards the Centre Umpire Award.
The Module helps New and Player Umpires understand some of the rules of netball as well as some practical techniques to enhance their umpiring.
To register and access the Learning to Umpire Module on Sports Tutor Click here. You will need to register or login if you have used the site before.
Instruction on how to access and navigate the Learning to Umpire Module can be found here.
Dunedin Netball have put together a document and a video with some of the basic rules of netball to help new umpires to understand the basic rules and have the confidence to manage a game