Back to news

League News

Guidelines for pregnancy

  • 08/06/09
  • By The Football Association
Football image

The FA has issued guidelines for dealing with pregnancy for Women's and Girls football

This note has been developed by The Football Association for anyone involved in women's and girls football. This includes, but is not restricted to, County FA Women's and Girls Development Officers, Referees in women's football, Regional and National Development staff, and officials in women's clubs and leagues.
This note should be read in conjunction with The FA's Pregnancy and Football Guidelines for Players, which are attached. The Guidelines will be made available through the women's leagues and via Women and Girl Development Officers and Referee Development Officers, and also at The FA's website,

Guidelines for officials - Download / Open

Guidelines for players - Download / Open