Thirty-four Provincial & Territorial Member Association Referees eligible for domestic appointments
Canada Soccer has announced the 34 members of the Canada Soccer NextGEN List of Referees for the 2021 season. Members of the NextGEN list are eligible for appointment to professional Canadian competitions including the Canadian Premier League and the Canadian Championship. Previous members of the NextGEN list include current Canada Soccer National List Referees Carly Shaw-Maclaren, Filip Dujic, and Gérard-Kade Lebuis with Michael Hood and Jason Olinski returning members having received prestigious appointments to the 2020 Canadian Premier League Island Games.
Canada Soccer outlines return to soccer guidelines. The return to soccer guidelines provide member organizations with a five-step process, including a checklist of weighted questions known as the Return to Soccer Assessment Tool.