Northern Athletics Officials' Association

Northern Athletics Officials' Association

The Northern Athletics Officials’ Association is about help, friendship and trying to improve life for officials of all levels and disciplines. Membership of the Association is open to any athletics official supporting athletics in the North of England.

The aims of the Association are to:

  • Act at all times in the best interests of the members.
  • Encourage a high standard of officiating.
  • Raise the status of officials.
  • Represent the views of members on issues affecting officials.
  • Improve the standards of facilities provided for officials.
  • Assist in the training of officials.

To join:

Subscriptions are paid by cheque (payable to “Northern Athletic Officials' Association”) BACS (preferred) or cash to the Membership Secretary.  Alternatively payments can be made electronically into the Association Bank Account with TSB Bank.


For their subscription members of the Association can attend the Annual Conference for free which is held at Cleckheaton in October and Members will also get issued with the latest UKA Rule Book on receipt of membership payment.  Click here to read more and download application form.

The aim of the conference will be to educate and entertain after a busy summer season.  it takes place annually in October.

Want to get in touch?  Click here for the Committee members list.