Welcome to the Brisbane Rugby League Referees’ Association (BRLRA) – Home of the largest Referees’ Association in the great sport of Rugby League.
Ever considered becoming a Match Official? You have found the starting point in your quest – Feel free to explore or email the Secretary (secretary@brlrefs.com.au) for a walk through of the process.

Join our team – Become a Ref!
Here’s How:

  1. Register with the NRL. Choose ‘Referee’ and type in Brisbane in the search (we will appear at the top of the list).
  2. Previously registered as a Coach, Player, FAO, etc? Please use your existing profile
  3. Pay your Membership fee via our online store.
  4. Order and purchase your uniform, whistle, etc via the online store.
  5. Complete your On-Line and Face to Face courses and you’re ready to take to the field.

Latest News:

2023 Courses Now up and running!

The First round of Referee courses for 2023 are now open for enrolment:

Step 1 – Enrol and complete the On-Line Learning Module. NRL Learning Centre

Step 2 – Enrol and attend one Face to Face session to cover the practical aspects

  • Zone 3 – Easts JRLFC (WJ Scott Park) – 25th February, 2023 – 9:00AM to 2:00PM – Zone 3 F2F
  • Zone 4 – Slacks Creek JRLFC (Usher Park) – 26th February, 2023 – 9:00AM to 2:00PM – Zone 4 F2F
  • Zone 1 – Pine Rivers Bears (Petrie) – 26th February, 2023 – 9:00AM to 2:00PM – Zone 1 F2F
  • Zone 2 – Valleys Diehards JRLFC (The Grange) – 12th March, 2023 – 9:00AM to 2:00PM – Zone 2 F2F

Step 3 – Get your Uniform and see you out there…