Toronto Soccer Association

GRADE 4- officiating YDSL (U9-U12)


The TSA will offer games within our YDSL Development League (U9-U12) to match officials who have attained a minimum Grade 4. Match Officials in this grade have met the criteria for 1v11 Entry Level accreditation and are eligible to officiate YDSL 9v9 games (U11/ U12).

Grade 4 match officials are also eligible to officiate YDSL 7v7 games (U9/U10) if accreditation has been obtained.


Minimum 14 years old as of April 1st of the current year.


A Grade 4 official wishing to officiate YDSL games is expected to have officiated for a minimum of 1 year, and may be required to obtain a recommendation from their Club Head Referee.


After 1 year of officiating, a minimum mark of 70% on the registration exam is required to be added to the "YDSL Officiating Pool".


For further information on Grade 4 YDSL officiating, please contact Alan Gould agould@torontosoccer.net​