For existing FA Charter Standard accredited clubs there will be no annual health check for the 2020/21 season.
As COVID-19 has impacted the game we appreciate the time, effort and energy it has taken the football community to get ready for the re-start of the 2020/21 season. We want our FA Charter Standard accredited clubs to continue to focus on the game been played.
Therefore we will be extending clubs accreditation for the 2020/21 season as recognition of the part you play in making grassroots football the best place to play and enjoy the game, helping us ensure your clubs are built to last, to survive and then thrive.
Whilst we extend your accreditation for this season, we still expect standards to be met that reflect why The FA Charter Standard accreditation exists. An interim criteria has been introduced to support accredited clubs to ensure any new individuals that do not satisfy or adhere to qualification criteria can do so during this current landscape, read on to find out more.