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Surrey Hockey Umpires' Association
Surrey Hockey Umpires' Association
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Association Contacts
Hon. Chair
Jane Binner
Hon. Vice Chairman
Tony Rowe
Hon. Secretary
Ian Witchell
Hon. Treasurer
Mark Bennett
Outdoor Appointments (Saturday)
Ian Witchell
Outdoor Appointments (BUCS Midweek & Schools)
Graeme Hope
Outdoor Appointments (Sunday)
Kirit Sharma
SHUA Shop
Andy Chambers
Webmaster
Ian Witchell
Webmaster Assistant
Dave J Thompson
Red Card/MMOs for SHUA Appointed Matches
Ian Witchell
County Disciplinary Administrator Red Cards/MMOs in Club matches
Marilyn Walker
Joining Surrey HUA

If you are interested in joining the Hockey Umpires' Association, whether to take neutral umpiring appointments or not, click here to register your interest and we will contact you.

Recent News Items
12th Sep
All umpires to sign up on GMS ASAP please

EH have confirmed that GMS is ready and needs to take all umpire sign ups. Please do the following process ASAP

1 Go to gms.englandhockey.co.uk

2 Select Register

3 Choose Officiating and then enter your personal email address and click PROCEED. This will generate the request for a ...
click for full details

8th Sep
New Game Management System ...(with link - click here)

Announcing the Launch of England Hockey Officiating Club (EHO)
England Hockey are delighted to announce the launch of the England Hockey Officiating Club (EHO) - a national membership scheme bringing together all umpires, umpire support and technical officials to become part of one national ...
click for full details

... More
31st Aug
Availability for September and October 2021

The GMS system has been delayed and should be available for everyone to register and use soon. However; we are getting requests for umpires for friendly games and the leagues start soon as well.
In order to ensure a smooth transition; we need to ensure that we appoint umpires to the maximum number ...
click for full details

15th Aug
South East Area and London Area newsletters

Copies of the latest information from these new areas has been sent to members this weekend and is also available on the downloads page.

5th Aug
South East Area - update

Surinder Bodwal is the new Appointments Secretary for the Oaks Leagues. Please note though that this is completely outside any jurisdiction that SHUA has. He has asked me to post this message.
“I was at Burty's funeral on Monday and there was a fair bit of ‘noise’ about how quiet the new ...
click for full details

1st Aug
Shop Closing

Thank you to all those who bought our existing clothing, whistle and radio accessories in the sale. Special thanks to Andy for managing it all and being our shop steward! We are now closing the shop down - and completing the final few orders. We will look for a sustainable ‘home’ for our ...
click for full details

10th Jul
CHRIS BURTON

SHUA are sad to say that our Vice-Chairman and Saturday Appointments Secretary Chris Burton has passed away. Chris went into hospital for a heart operation back in February and expected to be out in a week or two. Sadly, there appeared to be more complications than initially thought and Burty ...
click for full details

8th Jun
Subscriptions 2021-22

Your Council has decided not to require subscriptions at any level for 2021/22. This year is ‘on us’! As the transition from County HUAs to the new Officiating Areas proceeds, we want to reward you for your loyalty to Surrey HUA and ensure that you have a subscription, including a valid ...
click for full details

27th Oct

(2020)
Decision Making meeting ...(with link - click here)

Sean Edwards presented an excellent session last night on decision making and this was attended by nearly 100 members. The geographical reach of this meeting covered a lot of the south east of the country and even reached Edinburgh from where a former NPUA, now Scottish National League, umpire ...
click for full details

... More
26th Oct

(2020)
Head Injuries and Possible Concussion ...(with link - click here)

Council reminds all umpires and clubs that England Hockey has published documentation that covers incidents where possible concussion has occurred. The regulations govern all player ages. The link below will download the latest guidance from EH. These instructions should also be applied in any ...
click for full details

... More

Click here for more details for any of these news items.

Headlines

**** SHOP SALE **** see News item posted on 8th June

Benefits of Surrey HUA Membership

Insurance

Fully insured to umpire ANY game ANYWHERE in the world.

Rule Changes

Guidance on changes in rules and their interpretations.

Surrey HUA Support

Support with any umpiring issues.

Support with any questions arising from any of your games (a red card for example).

Support for questions about umpiring or where to go next.

Support whether or not you take appointments from us.

Full access to and advice from our Level 2 (SCHUA and higher) umpires.

Active umpires receive regular coaching.

Progression

Advice on the EH Umpire pathway --- Level 1 is only the first step.

Club Umpire (Level 1) Practical Assessment

Free practical assessment to complete the Club Umpire (Assessed) qualification.

Free Membership

Unassessed umpires receive subscription free membership for at least one full season.

To Join Surrey HUA

Complete the join us form.

Joining Surrey HUA

If you are interested in joining the Hockey Umpires' Association, whether to take neutral umpiring appointments or not, click here to register your interest and we will contact you.

Benefits of Surrey HUA Membership

Insurance

Fully insured to umpire ANY game ANYWHERE in the world.

Rule Changes

Guidance on changes in rules and their interpretations.

Surrey HUA Support

Support with any umpiring issues.

Support with any questions arising from any of your games (a red card for example).

Support for questions about umpiring or where to go next.

Support whether or not you take appointments from us.

Full access to and advice from our Level 2 (SCHUA and higher) umpires.

Active umpires receive regular coaching.

Progression

Advice on the EH Umpire pathway --- Level 1 is only the first step.

Club Umpire (Level 1) Practical Assessment

Free practical assessment to complete the Club Umpire (Assessed) qualification.

Free Membership

Unassessed umpires receive subscription free membership for at least one full season.

To Join Surrey HUA

Complete the join us form.

Association Contacts
Hon. Chair
Jane Binner
Hon. Vice Chairman
Tony Rowe
Hon. Secretary
Ian Witchell
Hon. Treasurer
Mark Bennett
Outdoor Appointments (Saturday)
Ian Witchell
Outdoor Appointments (BUCS Midweek & Schools)
Graeme Hope
Outdoor Appointments (Sunday)
Kirit Sharma
SHUA Shop
Andy Chambers
Webmaster
Ian Witchell
Webmaster Assistant
Dave J Thompson
Red Card/MMOs for SHUA Appointed Matches
Ian Witchell
County Disciplinary Administrator Red Cards/MMOs in Club matches
Marilyn Walker
Headlines

**** SHOP SALE **** see News item posted on 8th June

Recent News Items
12th Sep
All umpires to sign up on GMS ASAP please

EH have confirmed that GMS is ready and needs to take all umpire sign ups. Please do the following process ASAP

1 Go to gms.englandhockey.co.uk

2 Select Register

3 Choose Officiating and then enter your personal email address and click PROCEED. This will generate the request for a ...
click for full details

8th Sep
New Game Management System ...(with link - click here)

Announcing the Launch of England Hockey Officiating Club (EHO)
England Hockey are delighted to announce the launch of the England Hockey Officiating Club (EHO) - a national membership scheme bringing together all umpires, umpire support and technical officials to become part of one national ...
click for full details

... More
31st Aug
Availability for September and October 2021

The GMS system has been delayed and should be available for everyone to register and use soon. However; we are getting requests for umpires for friendly games and the leagues start soon as well.
In order to ensure a smooth transition; we need to ensure that we appoint umpires to the maximum number ...
click for full details

15th Aug
South East Area and London Area newsletters

Copies of the latest information from these new areas has been sent to members this weekend and is also available on the downloads page.

5th Aug
South East Area - update

Surinder Bodwal is the new Appointments Secretary for the Oaks Leagues. Please note though that this is completely outside any jurisdiction that SHUA has. He has asked me to post this message.
“I was at Burty's funeral on Monday and there was a fair bit of ‘noise’ about how quiet the new ...
click for full details

1st Aug
Shop Closing

Thank you to all those who bought our existing clothing, whistle and radio accessories in the sale. Special thanks to Andy for managing it all and being our shop steward! We are now closing the shop down - and completing the final few orders. We will look for a sustainable ‘home’ for our ...
click for full details

10th Jul
CHRIS BURTON

SHUA are sad to say that our Vice-Chairman and Saturday Appointments Secretary Chris Burton has passed away. Chris went into hospital for a heart operation back in February and expected to be out in a week or two. Sadly, there appeared to be more complications than initially thought and Burty ...
click for full details

8th Jun
Subscriptions 2021-22

Your Council has decided not to require subscriptions at any level for 2021/22. This year is ‘on us’! As the transition from County HUAs to the new Officiating Areas proceeds, we want to reward you for your loyalty to Surrey HUA and ensure that you have a subscription, including a valid ...
click for full details

27th Oct

(2020)
Decision Making meeting ...(with link - click here)

Sean Edwards presented an excellent session last night on decision making and this was attended by nearly 100 members. The geographical reach of this meeting covered a lot of the south east of the country and even reached Edinburgh from where a former NPUA, now Scottish National League, umpire ...
click for full details

... More
26th Oct

(2020)
Head Injuries and Possible Concussion ...(with link - click here)

Council reminds all umpires and clubs that England Hockey has published documentation that covers incidents where possible concussion has occurred. The regulations govern all player ages. The link below will download the latest guidance from EH. These instructions should also be applied in any ...
click for full details

... More

Click here for more details for any of these news items.