FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What age groups does the club cater for?

Under 8 - Under 16 (We also have senior teams)

 

When does the season start and finish?

Summer Season 2021/2022 starts Nov 6 2021 and goes through until Mar 26th 2022 + finals 

How do I register my child?

Players need to be registered to Officer in PlayHQ with deposit paid and then also register details with the club to collect contact details and place uniform order. Link here www.officerbasketball.com.au/registration 

 

How much is full registration for the season?

Please see the Playing Fees page here

 

When is registration due?

Registration will be invoiced either in full or instalments via the Treasurer during the season. a $45 deposit is taken during the registration process.

 

What age group will he/she play in?

According to the PDBA by-laws, your child's age group for Summer season 2021/22 will be determined based on the normal Winter rules.

 

For easy reference, see the following list:

 

6 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 8

7 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 8

8 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 10

9 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 10

10 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 12

11 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 12

12 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 14

13 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 14

14 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 16

15 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 16

16 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 18

17 as at 31 Dec 2021 - Under 18

 

What day/time do the children play?

All teams play on a Saturday at Cardinia Life Pakenham between the hours of 8:30am and 4pm depending on your teams fixture.

4 Olympic Way, PAKENHAM 

Additional games may be schduled at Officer Community Hub

2 Parker St, OFFICER

If my child wishes to drop out at any point, who should I contact?

Contact your Team Manager who will be appointed prior to the commencement of the season. Otherwise operations@officerbasketball.com.au

 

Who do I contact for registration information or questions?

Contact the club via the Contact Form at the top of this website, your Team Manager or enquiries@officerbasketball.com.au

 

When will we be notified what team my child is in?

Parents will be notified which team their child will be placed into. For subsequent seasons teams will be finalised towards the end of the preceding season.

 

How will the club communicate with me?

The club will respond to emails via the Contact form on the website or via the Officer Basketball Facebook group or your child's teams Facebook Group and Members Group

When will we be notified of training days and times?

Once your child has been registered and allocated a team you will be contacted with the details.

Where is the clubs training facilities?

All teams will train at Heritage College, Officer.

 

Is training compulsory, what if we have a conflict with other sport or children?

Whilst it is expected that all children who wish to play will also attend training, the club understands that there are other school and external commitments from time to time. It is important that you communicate this in advance with your Coach and Team Manager.

 

Can parents volunteer to help at training or on game days?

We will have a roster for scorers on game day. It is expected that scoring duties will be shared among all parents equally throughout the season.

 

What’s the clubs policy on various issue?

You can find our code of conduct here

 

Where can I go to get other information about the club?

We endeavour to keep the website up to date.  The club's Facebook page and members groups are  also a good source of information. Finally, contact us via the Contact forms or go through your Team Manager.