Staff planning

Setting up a club

How to get started...

If you are thinking about setting up a club please feel free to contact the Development Team to discuss some of the structures that your club will need to have in place. If you have a query about any aspect of setting up a club, from affiliation and insurance to writing constitutions and seeking funding, we will do our best to help you.

Please give us a call on 020 8733 2613 or email

Click on the Information Guidelines For New Clubs at the bottom of the page for a step-by-step process.

The FA Respect


The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.