Please complete all of these forms to be eligible to be appointed to games this season:
All of these forms need to be sent back to the State Director of Umpiring before you umpire your first game. Scan and email is accepted
A digital copy of the the following is available to those who have paid their Umpire Development Levy for the 2016/17 season. Please contact the State Director of Umpiring to get access.
- Official Baseball Rules
- Two Umpire System
- Three Umpire System
To access these documents please head to the Baseball SA Policies and By-laws page until these documents are finalised for the 2017/18 season)
Baseball SA By-Laws
Prescribed Points System - as part of Baseball SA By-Laws - Section 41
Ground Rules guidelines - please only use this as a guide when the ground rules are determined for each game
Bennett Field rules - this includes game start times, game length, curfew
Division 1 & 2 Coaches - names of the Head Coaches for each club (TBA)
Here is an outline of all the clothing and equipment an umpire needs.
Nationally Accredited Umpires have a choice of two umpire uniforms, navy blue and red.
The Umpire Shirts Policy was formulated to try to prevent most clashes of umpire and player uniforms.
If an ejection occurs, please contact the Director of Umpiring that afternoon / evening after your games. You will need to complete an Ejection Form and send this to the league on the first business day following the game. Please refer to the Baseball SA By-Laws for further details including the Charge Codes to include.
The preference is to use the word doc to complete the report but a printable PDF is also available.
To assist in completion of this document, here is an example of how they should be completed.