The affiliation window for season 2017/2018 will open on Tuesday 4th April 2017.
Affiliation must be completed every season and ensures that all clubs and teams have access to Northumberland FA’s footballing infrastructure, which operates to protect all participants.
The affiliation process has operated through the Whole Game System since 2013/2014.
This has vastly improved the service we can provide clubs in a variety of ways. This includes the time it takes for affiliations to be processed, as well as increasing the amount of information shared between club and County FA - providing us all with the most complete picture of who is playing football in Northumberland.
Furthermore, clubs are no longer constrained by the traditional County FA office hours, and can access and utilise a truly 24/7 system when it best suits them.
Northumberland FA have undergone an extensive review of its affiliation pricing with a view to providing some fairness and parity across our footballing family. This is linked to the services we provide to all our member clubs at a heavily subsidised cost.
The affiliation pricing strategy for 2017/2018 are as follows:
|Type of Football||Price per season|
|Premier League & Football League||£100|
|National League System||£75|
|Non-National League System||£50|
|Type of Football||Number of teams||Price per season|
Your feedback as ever is appreciated, please provide it by completing a short survey (4 questions) via the following link - https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/26958LK
Important points to consider with regards to affiliation include:
- Adult and Junior clubs MUST affiliate separately.
- An affiliation number will only be provided once the affiliation form has been approved by Northumberland FA and applicable payment made.
- County Cover (public liability insurance) is provided for free by Northumberland FA as part of your affiliation.
- County Cover Plus (extended player-to-player insurance) is available for purchase via the Whole Game System affiliation portal.
- All County Cup entries should also be made utilising your affiliation form.
If you are experiencing any issues with the affiliation process, please email email@example.com and he will be happy to assist you.