Media Accreditation

Journalists, photographers, and broadcasters must apply for media accreditation in order to be granted access to Football NSW’s 2024 senior only fixtures.

Applications for media accreditation to Football NSW’s 2024 season are now open for the season.

If granted accreditation, this pass will allow the bearer access to:

  • All National Premier Leagues fixtures
  • All Men’s and Women’s Football League 1 and 2 fixtures, including finals series
  • Australia Cup preliminary round fixtures prior to the Round of 32
  • Waratah Cup fixtures
  • Sapphire Cup fixtures
  • And other Football NSW-hosted fixtures as advised

It does not grant access to and is used for:

  • Australia Cup fixtures from the Round of 32 onwards
  • Any A-Leagues Men and Women fixtures
  • Any Technical Area within a National Premier Leagues Fixtures
  • Any international matches
  • Any Youth matches in NSW

Please specify while applying for the pass whether you will be requesting a journalist or photographer accreditation.

Applying for accreditation does not guarantee a pass.

You must be working media and or the official media/photographer for your respective NPL/Leagues club to be able to access this pass.

Due to increased demand for media/photographer accreditation and limited media space the number of accreditations allocated per organisation may be restricted.

Photographers will need to provide a Working With Kids number so please be prepared to submit this also.

If you application is successful, your pass will be mailed to you.

The closing date for all applications is Friday, March 22nd, 2024, any applications past this date will not be accepted.

*Passes will be posted out in the New Year.

If you have any questions about media accreditation, please call Football NSW Media Manager Mark Stavroulakis via email: mark@footballnsw.com.au

NOTE: This Media Accreditation is only for NPL and Leagues senior clubs and or Media Outlets promoting these senior Men’s and Women’s competitions.

This pass is not applicable to Youth matches in NSW.

This is not for local Grassroots/Association competitions.

There is a limit on capacity of how many photographers can be accredited for each NPL/Leagues club so please get the final sign off from your club delegate before submitting this form.