Umpire Observer

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Umpire Observer

About the Role

WA Cricket's Cricket Operations Unit is searching for expressions of interest for Premier Cricket Umpire Observers for the 2024-25 Premier Cricket Season.

Premier Cricket Umpire Observers will play an important part in the development and training of Umpires in WA Premier Cricket for the 2024-25 season. Umpire Observers will be tasked with providing an independent observation of the umpires that they view, to ensure that the panel that ranks and appoints umpires to WA Premier Cricket have strong, validated independent information to make accurate assessments of Umpires.

For the 2024-25 Premier Cricket Season, the Cricket Operations Unit is seeking a panel of 8 to 10 Umpire Observers. Umpire Observers do not need to be former umpires, however, a strong understanding of role of the umpire within cricket is essential. The observers will be expected to provide this information regularly throughout the season.

Once selected onto the Umpires Observers Panel, observers will be provided with training by WA Cricket on how to independently observe and assess umpire performance. From there, observers may be called to meet occasionally throughout the season as required.


The Umpire Observers position comes with an honorarium of $500, if a minimum target of observations is reached, plus a payment of $100 for each observation completed. (minimum 2 hours observation).

To qualify for the honorarium the Umpire Observer must also attend all meetings scheduled by WA Cricket staff as requested.

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WACA Ground, WACA Ground, Nelson Crescent, East Perth WA, Australia
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