By signing up to working towards Charter Standard League status, Leagues will be demonstrating that they are willing to work towards a minimum operating standard and to raising standards, and addressing poor behaviour within the League and member Clubs by encouraging them to gain FA Charter Standard Club status as part of the FA Charter Standard League criteria. Leagues will also be demonstrating, by reviewing what they do well, what they want to do better and by identifying how they can improve. Leagues will also be demonstating that they are committed to developing better players and investing in the workforce.
The benefits of achieving FA Charter Standard League Status, are that Leagues will have a clear development plan in place, together with an agreed support package with the Leicestershire & Rutland County FA. FA Charter Standard Leagues will also be demonstrating that they are committed to the FA Respect Programme and will have procedures in place to improve standards and address poor behaviour in the game, a key priority for all those involved in Football. Leagues will also gain recognition that they are committed to a quality experience for all and that they are a well run league.
FA Charter Standard Leagues
Leicester & District Sunday Juniors Football League (FA Respect Gold Award Winners 2011/12)
Leicester City & County Girls Football League
Leicester City & County Girls Mini-Soccer Football League
Leicestershire & Rutland Inclusive County League
Leicestershire & Rutland Girls Development League (2009)
Leicestershire Senior County Women League (2006)
If your League wishes to become an FA Charter Standard League and would like support, help or advice please contact the Football Development team on 0116 286 7828 (Option 2)