The FA Charter Standard Scheme is a best practice guide that sets standards of coaching, administration and child protection for all clubs who operate outside of the Football League and Premier League.  Charter Standard is recognised as a benchmark for quality and it will improve the playing experience for all.

Hebden Bridge Saints JAFC are proud to have achieved Charter Standard status.

Click here to learn about the FA Respect campaign  (

Here's an easy way for players, parents and managers to remind themselves about RESPECT:-

R - Referee is in charge

E - Encourage your team-mates

S - Shout but don't criticise

P - Play fairly

E - Enjoy the game

C- Captain only to speak to ref

T - Try whatever the score

As a charter standard club we are committed to operate a fair and ethical approach to coaching and managing our teams. We welcome your feedback and attach a copy of our complaints procedure below. 

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Download the respect youth document2.64 MB
Complaints Procedure6.68 KB