Officiate in tennis | Tennis in Britain


Want to get involved in tennis officiating? Find the support and guidance you need to get started.

Officiating Pathway

There are a variety of roles available through officiating.

Roles include:

  • Competition organisers
  • Court supervisors
  • Referees
  • Umpires
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Competition organiser resources

Find competition resources that will help you run tennis competitions.

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Officials licence scheme

The officials’ licence scheme grants accreditation to officials who are committed to continuous personal development and conduct and who are in possession of a satisfactory DBS (formerly CRB) enhanced disclosure and barred list check.

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Volunteering in Officiating

A variety of volunteering roles are available in officiating.

To get involved, speak to your local club or county about assisting with competitions. Alternatively, you can visit our Volunteer toolkit to find out more.

Volunteer toolkit