This page is designed to provide club administrators with information and tips to help navigate through the busy registration period.
Hopefully, by reading through some of these sections below, the administration time spent on registrations can be decreased.
If you have any tips on these areas or more that you feel other clubs may find useful, please feel free to let us know, we would love to hear from you! Fill out the Feedback Form at the bottom of this page.
Good luck for the upcoming season!
Self-registration refers to when a player enters their unique username and password (or registers as new person if new to the game) to register with their club for the upcoming season.
Clubs can still maintain control over their registration process such as controlling when a registration form can be accessed; the messaging seen by players; and the products available to them by using the functionality within registration forms.
By opening up the registration process to players, and encouraging self-registration, the amount of time spent on registration management is significantly cut! We cannot recommend enough how important it is to encourage self-registration to your players.
Self-registration is easy to do, and players can use the below Footy Tip to help them to register themselves.
The registration experience can be made more streamlined and even easier by setting up your club to take payments online.
The Online Payments module of Goalnet allows your players to pay for their registration fees, events, or any merchandise that your club may offer during registration. Benefits to this include:
For more information on how to get your club set up for Online Payments, see the Online Payments Footy Tip below, or get in touch with your local Federation.
Did you know that you can attach multiple products to a registration form and set them up so that they can only be selected by certain ages, member types (e.g. player, coach, volunteer), or genders? This can help to ensure that the right people are seeing the products.
If you want some tips on how to make the most of your products, check out some of the Footy Tips below:
The combination of self-registration and online payments should not entirely take the place of face to face contact between players and clubs. This relationship is important for both players and clubs for many reasons. So many clubs around the country still utilise Registration Days and manage them in various ways. Below is an approach that may help your club reduce the amount of administration time spent on registrations: