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Report Lines, Roles & Responsibilities – Referees

Clarity of Roles & Responsibilities

Basketball Manawatū Board

  • Ultimately responsible for the quality of the basketball programme in Manawatū.

General Manager

  • Manages the delivery of the operations of the basketball programme.

Competition and Events Coordinator

  • Responsible for the planning and then physical delivery of the basketball programme.

Officials Programme Mentor

  • Oversee the Basketball Manawatu Referee programme
  • Mentor the Referee Coordinator & Referee Educator appointees

Referee Coordinator

  • Undertakes the draw appointments of all referees
  • Works with the Referee Educator & Trainers to identify critical areas where training may be needed and facilitates appropriate training courses.

Referee Educator/s

  • Conduct on court training and assessments.
  • Undertake Bun Sheets on Referees.

Referee Trainer/s

  • Conduct on court training & assessments.
  • Undertake Bun Sheets on Referees.


  • Lifeblood of the programme
  • Officiate all games offered within the BM Competition

Practicum Students

  • All duties as directed and required by the Competition & Events Coordinator.

Floor Controllers

  • Undertakes all relevant duties as assigned by Competition & Events Coordinator to ensure the smooth delivery of basketball 

Score-bench Personnel

  • All duties as directed and required by the Competition & Events Coordinator to ensure games stats and results are recorded correctly.

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