Travel abroad, referee teams from across the world, make new lifelong friends


We welcome referees of all nations, all backgrounds and all levels.


Provide the young, up-and-coming referees the tools and motivation to succeed.

Referees and Assistant Referees of the RAA 2019 edition


Our innovative development projects for the next generation of refereeing prospects.


Interested in volunteering at one of our many tournaments? We have many staff positions available.

Some of the nations represented by referees

1000+ referees, 60+ nations represented, 45 tournaments

every year

"Thank you for making me so welcome at Referee Abroad. I really enjoyed my experience"
Mark Clattenburg
2016 UEFA Champions League and Euro Finals Referee
"Referee Abroad: thank you for a great time observing referees in France at the Paris World Games"
Peter Frojdfeldt
UEFA Referee Observer And Former FIFA Referee