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Become a water polo referee, coach or table official.

The Referees area is to be used to enhance the profile of Referees and Officials and provide a useful resource which will allow those dedicated individuals to enhance their performance and knowledge.

Please click the link to view the WPWAI Referee Development Pathway.

Please email Mark Ridgwell to discuss any rules or refereeing issues.

Mark Ridgwell, Chair – WPWAI Referees Commission.

It is Water Polo Australia’s requirement that all participants must complete requested pre-requisites/ online courses and present certificates to WPWAI competition manager via email prior to the date of each course.

Useful Links

Resources for Table Officials


Referees’ Commission