Important Official Registration Update
Officials who were completely registered for the 2017-18 season are eligible to officiate through November 30, 2018. Only officials who are completely registered with both the WHOA and USA Hockey for the 2018-19 season may officiate after November 30, 2018. If you have not completed the registration process for the 2018-19 season please do so as soon as possible so you are eligible to officiate games after November 30, 2018.
USA Hockey & WHOA Registration
The official’s registration process consists of two or three steps based on your age as of
August 1, 2018:
General registration questions should be directed to your WHOA Region Director
through e-mail. Questions regarding registration account issues, name changes, duplicate seminar registrations, etc. should be directed to Duffy Dyer (WHOA Education Coordinator
). A detailed trouble-shooting guide can be found by clicking Trouble Shooting Guide
USA Hockey Playing Rule Change Summaries
The up-to-date rules summary and other pertinent information that will go into the Playing Rules Book is listed below.
*NEW* USA Hockey has published some rule clarifications in this FAQ Memo on the 2017-21 Playing Rule.