Officials Duties

A variety of officials are required to efficiently conduct an athletic meet or carnival at the higher level carnivals. At centre level there will not always be sufficient helpers at each event to fulfil each position and it may be necessary for one person to fulfil the roles of more than one position

Details of:

  • the number of officials required for each event,
  • equipment they require, and
  • the basic duties of the official or group of officials,

are contained in the Officials Role Specification document. To view this information click CLICK HERE.

Information Sheets

LANSW will periodically issue information sheets to provide:

  • advice and clarification on procedures to be used by officials when officiating at carnivals conducted by LANSW and its affiliated centres.
  • advice on administrative matters pertaining to officials

To view the most recent instructions, please click on the appropriate heading:-