Umpires play an important role in cricket, and this role was formally acknowledged in 2003-04 when Cricket Australia and the state/territory cricket associations celebrated the Year of the Official


Why Umpire Why Umpire

In accordance with Cricket Australia guidelines, modify rules and regulations to match the skill levels and needs of young people.

Accreditation Accreditation

View the courses available to become a qualified cricket umpire.

Appointments Appointments

View all of the upcoming umpiring appointments for men's and women's domestic and international competitions.

Laws of Cricket Laws of Cricket

The MCC has been the custodian of the Laws of Cricket since the Club's formation in 1787.