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International Clearance

  • 27/08/19
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International Clearance

Manchester FA issued guidance last year regarding international clearance, which is required for all players who have lived outside of England (including Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) from the age of 10 and above and are returning to play in England, regardless of whether they played football in that country or not. The relevant forms can be obtained by contacting Mcr FA or S&DFL League Secretary, and are grouped into three categories:

Adult/Youth Asylum Seekers & Refugees

Guidance has also been provided for all categories from the FA. If you require clarity or further information please contact us on 0161 225 1966 or email In addition, the attached FA information indicates that contact can be made directly with the FA Registrations Department via