Umpiring | Overview

Cricket is Australia’s favourite sport and millions enjoy the opportunity to play this great game and rise through its ranks.

Being part of the WACA umpiring family provides the opportunity to become involved in Australia’s favourite sport as an official in WA Premier Cricket, and anyone one that has a passion for cricket can become an umpire.

It’s a thoroughly rewarding way to enjoy the game from the best seat in the house.

It provides the opportunity to learn new skills and make life long friends in cricket.

Benefits of being an Umpire in WA Premier Cricket include:
  • Attractive match payments
  • Membership of the WA Cricket Umpires Association (WACUA) an annual fee applies
  • Discounted membership of the WACA
  • Fellowship
  • Opportunity to progress with your umpiring
  • Ongoing training and development

Season 2016-17 intake for umpires

The intake of umpires for season 2016-17 is still open. If you are interested in joining the WACA umpiring family and officiating in WA premier cricket, please contact Umpire Manager Matthew Hall:
Phone: 08 92657216
Mobile: 0411 056 587

Getting started
At the WACA we aim to provide the best training and development for you to become the best umpire you can be no matter what competition you officiate in.

Please refer to the courses page for more details of planned accreditation and training programmes for season 2016-17.