Referee FAQ

Where can I learn about becoming a referee?

Visit for more information.

I would like to be a Referee for RUSC Recreational League games or in a Competitive League. What do I need to do first?

Register with the Club by signing up at:

Please be sure to use the email address that you will regularly monitor, including your Facebook email account if you have one.

After I have registered with RUSC, do I need to register anywhere else?

Yes, after you are approved by the Club, you will need to register with the Ontario Soccer Association.

Click here to navigate to the OSA Online registration portal. You will be asked to provide a User Name, which is your OSA registration number. If you were registered previously, you can use the same password as last year or if you have never registered online before, the password will be emailed to you.

Where can I learn more about taking the referee courses?

You can also find information about OSA clinics at

Where can I find information about the Rules for Soccer?

You can also find information about rules at