1. ActiveKids $50 Discount Voucher
  2. New W-7 Competition for 2024
  3. Registration Forms
  4. Online Registrations
  5. Registration / Information Days
  6. Online Registration Resources
  7. Referee Courses
  8. Working With Children Requirements
  9. Team Grading and Information Days – U/6 to U/16
  10. Registration Requirements
  11. Senior Team Refereeing Requirements
  12. International Transfers
  13. Fees
  14. New Players in U/6 to U/9 Age Groups
  15. Family Discounts
  16. Dual-Registration
  17. Full-time Students
  18. Contacts
  19. Insurances

Active Kids $50 Discount Voucher

All junior players between the ages of 4.5 and 18 and who are attending school in the current year may be eligible (depending on a means test) for a $50 sports discount voucher from the NSW Government ActiveKids scheme For details and instructions on applying for the voucher on or after 1st January 2024, see the NSW Department of Sports ActiveKids page.

Once your application has been entered with the correct information, you will receive your voucher number. Then to apply the voucher to your MVFC registration you can register on PlayFootball and enter the voucher where indicated on the Invoicing screen, for $50 to be deducted from the fee payable.

Remember to have the ActiveKids voucher number prior to registering on PlayFootball.

New W-7 Competition for 2024

In the 2024 season, MWFA will have a separate Girls U/7 competition running on Sunday mornings.  If you are interested in playing in this competition, you can select the Sunday Girls U/7 (or Sunday Girls U/7 New Players) registration product.

 

Registration Forms

 

2024 MWFA Registration Form

Required for all players registering for U/12 age group or above, who did not play for an MWFA club in the 2023 winter season.

Online Registrations 2024

Registrations will open on January 4th for all age groups, Saturday (mixed) and Sunday (girls only) competitions.

Go to the PlayFootball website to register (download Step-by-Step Guide below first).

All player and officials registrations for the 2024 season must be completed online.

Online registration is the quick and easy way to register to play – no having to attend registration day, fill in paper forms and wait in queues to complete your registration. It takes about 10 minutes to complete, at a time convenient to you.

For information on how to register on the PlayFootball system, refer to the Online Registration Resources below.  All players will need to create a PlayFootball account online, then can register with MVFC.

Mastercard and Visa credit card fee payments are accepted on the PF site.

Note that online registrations will not be accepted until full fees are paid.

Note that the online fees have an early-bird discount already included in them, for those registering and paying by 4th February.

Registration / Information day

Our registration/information day will be held :

  • Sunday 4th February
  • Location: Manly Vale Public School, Sunshine Street, Manly Vale
    (enter via Sunshine St)
  • Times: 11:00am to 3:00pm

On this day you can purchase playing gear and MVFC promotional products, and players who are not able to register online can complete their registrations.

Online Registration Resources:

MWFA Registration Guidelines – step-by-step instructions for registering. Remember to enter MANLY VALE for the club selection

Note:
Coaches – in PF, select the Coaches registration package
Managers – in PF, select the Team Manager registration package
Team Referees – in PF, ensure you select Manly Warringah Football Referees Association as the club to register for, not Manly Vale

Referee Courses

Referee Courses for Mini-Roos (U/6 to U/11), Juniors (U/12 to U/16) and Seniors (Team Referees)

Refer to the RefereeCourses page.

Working With Children Requirements

Working With Children Requirements for Team Officials:

All team officials (Coaches, Managers, Trainers, etc) please refer to the Working With Children page.

Team Grading and Information Days

Team orientation and grading day information can be found on the grading page.

Registration Requirements:

To register with Manly Vale FC there are a few things to attend to. Please read this information page carefully and refer to the chart below…

All players will be required to register online.

Returning players moving to U10 and above or Girls Under 10 and above for the first time will need to provide proof of age and a passport-type digital photo (or have a photo taken at the club Information Day).

ALL new players from U/10 and above will need to provide a new passport-type digital photo, uploaded to the PF system when registering to play.  In future years, a new photo will be required for all new players U/10 and above, and existing players will need to provide a new photo every 2 years (up to U/21 age), or 3-5 years (seniors).

Proof of age will be required for players moving to over 35s, over 45s, over 30s or over 40s for the first time.

Proof of ID will be required for all new players U/10 age and above (copy of Passport or Birth Certificate).

Players registering in the U/12 age group or above, and who did not play for an MWFA club in the previous season, will need to complete an MWFA Registration form (available through the link above).

New Players: Please refer to the following table:

PF online registration required

Passport-type digital photo requiredCopy of Proof of age required – if you have not played in an age-restricted MWFA competition previouslyMWFA Rego form required – if did not play for an MWFA club in the 2018 season.
Juniors (Mixed)Under 6 through U9YesNoYes (sighting only)No
Juniors (mixed)Under 10 and
Under 11
YesYesYesNo
Youth (Mixed)Under 12 through U16YesYesYesYes
Senior MenU18 and U21YesYesYesYes
Premier leagueYesYesYesYes
AL Div 1 to Div 9YesYesYesYes
Over 35, Over 45YesYesYesYes
Junior LadiesLadies 8 and 9YesNoYes No
Junior LadiesLadies 10 and
Ladies 11
YesYesYes No
Youth LadiesLadies 12 though 16YesYesYesYes
Senior LadiesLadies 18 & 21YesYesYesYes
Ladies PL, Div 1 to Div 6YesYesYesYes
Ladies Over 35YesYesYesYes

Note: Age groups are defined by the age the player turns in the current calendar year. For example, if a player turns 14 in the current year, then that player’s age group is Under 14. For girls competitions the ages shown above refer to the same definition (so “Ladies 12” means “Ladies Under 12”, etc).

Senior Team Refereeing Requirements

For All Age Mens teams in Divisions 2 & below and all Over 35 and Over 45 Mens teams, each team must have nominated two or more qualified Referees. If these names are not included, the team will not be registered. It is each team’s responsibility to ensure that at least two team representatives attend the MWFRA referees course to complete their qualifications. Course dates can be found here.

International Transfers

Senior players who last played overseas (even if not for an associated competition) need to complete an International Transfer Application – when registering online you must state that you last played overseas and provide the required details. Also ensure that you completely and correctly fill in the MWFA Registration questions via the form above. Failure to provide these details at registration time will delay your registration.

Junior and Youth players (U/10 to U/18 age groups) who last played overseas (even if not for an associated competition) need to complete an International Transfer Application – when registering online you must state that you last played overseas and provide the required details. Also ensure that you completely and correctly fill in the MWFA Registration questions via the form above. As well, please contact the registrar immediately after registration for further requirements. Failure to provide these details at registration time will delay your registration.

Junior and Youth players (U/10 to U/18 age groups) who have not played in an Australian association previously, and who do not have an Australian Proof-of-Age document (Australian birth certificate or passport) may also need to complete additional paperwork for the registration process. Please ensure that you completely and correctly fill in the MWFA Registration questions via the form above. Also, please contact the registrar immediately after registration for further requirements. Failure to provide these details at registration time will delay your registration.

Fees

Fees for the 2024 Season:

Age GroupFees
Under 6 to Under 11$250.00
Under 12 to Under 16$280.00
Under 18 (Division 1 play Friday nights)$340.00
Under 21 (play Friday nights)$410.00
Men’s AL/1$440.00
Women’s Premier LeagueTBA
Amateur League Divisions 1-9$440.00
Over 35$440.00
Over 45$440.00

New Players in U/6 to U/9 Age Groups

Players who are new to Manly Vale Football Club and who are registering in the U/6 to U/9 age groups, receive a $70 discount off the full (non-early bird) fee. For new players registering on PlayFootball, ensure you select the “New Players” registration package option to receive this discount.

Note that new U/6 to U/9 players cannot claim the “Early-bird” discount as their fees are already discounted  by $70.

Family Discounts

PF online registration provides multiple family member discounts. If you have 2 or more players registering with Manly Vale FC from the same immediate family, you can select the family discount package fee (for each player) when completing the registration through PF.

Note that the family discount does not apply to new U/6 to U/9 players as these are already discounted by $70, but will apply to other members of the same family not registering for the “new player” discounted fee.

If you have any problems with the online registration process, please feel free to call or email the details through to the registrar (registrar@manlyvalefc.com.au) so that we can assist, or notify FFA of any problems encountered.

Dual-Registration

Dual-Registration applies to girls and women who are registering to play in both the Saturday Mixed and Sunday Ladies competitions.

To dual-register, when registering to play on PlayFootball, select the Saturday Mixed age group as your primary registration, then follow the process through until the Invoicing page, then select the dual-registration Additional Item option to select the required dual-registration package (depending on the age group of the girls/ladies team you are joining).

Full-Time Student Registration

The FNSW insurance coverage does not provide a registration discount to full-time senior students this year, so senior full-time students will be required to pay the full senior player fees.

Contacts

Age
Group

 

Group
coordinator

Mobile
and email

Sub-Juniors

Under 6
through Under 9

Andrew
Boyce

02 9994 8005

vpsubjuniors@manlyvalefc.com.au

Juniors
and Youth (Mixed)

Under
10 through Under 16

John
Scoon

0407 263 146

vpjuniors@manlyvalefc.com.au

Junior
and Youth Girls

Under
10 through Under 16

Surrey
Hodges

0423 303 673

vpgirls@manlyvalefc.com.au

Senior
Ladies

O/30
and O/40

Roland
Winter

0412 614 893

vpladies@manlyvalefc.com.au

Ladies

Under
18, AL, WPL

Tony Bruzzano

0448150055

vpladies@manlyvalefc.com.au

Senior
Men

Under
18 and AL

Terry
Gatward

0404 863 071

vpseniors@manlyvalefc.com.au

Senior
Men

AL/1

Max
Rowland

0426 026 061

vpseniors@manlyvalefc.com.au

Over 35
Men

Over 35
and Over 45

Terry
Gatward

0404 863 071

vpo35s@manlyvalefc.com.au

General
Enquiries
(call your age coordinator first)

 

Peter
Auld

0402 012 149

registrar@manlyvalefc.com.au

p_auld@bigpond.net.au

Insurance

The MWFA registration includes being covered by their policy – more details can be found at – https://football-nsw.gowgatessport.com.au/ .