Agreement for overseas referees 2024 - Partille Cup

Agreement for overseas referees 2024

Agreement for overseas referees 2024

Agreement for overseas referees 2024

Agreement between Partille Cup and international referees who are traveling to Gothenburg

You are welcome to apply as a referee at the world’s largest youth handball tournament!
We have been collaborating with referees from all over the world for many years. This is a unique chance to be a referee at an international handball tournament played at so many levels.

Partille Cup 2024 is played July 1-6th.

All matches                                              2x15 min                             90 SEK /match
In the play-offs, B/G18 & B/G21              2x20 min                             120 SEK /match

Note: Partille Cup dosen’t cover additional costs that may occur in your own country such as bank transfers or taxes.
The amount written above is after taxes being payed to the Swedish tax agency from Partille Cup.

Note: It’s very important that your bank details are filled in correctly. (Name of Bank, IBAN, SWIFT/BIC and TIN Number). We can’t guarantee your commission if there are incorrect numbers or names.

Partille Cup require a copy of your passport and that all information must be 100 % correct filled in CupManager. (Please email the Copy of your passport to [email protected])

Travel expenses

Referees may travel to Partille Cup at their own expense. Local transportation will be offered within Gothenburg, Mölndal and Partille with the Partille Cup Pass Referee.

If you arrive to Landvetter Airport, the best way to get to the city centre is with the flight bus. You are responsible to transfer to and from the referee school or other accommodation.

Match card  

It’s your responsibility to make sure that the match cards are correct after each game. The referee team will hand out match card for each game before you start refereeing and you have to hand them back with correct score, signatures from each coach of the teams. It’s also important to fill in red cards from the game which will be handled from the Partille Cup Jury.

Referee equipment

All referees must bring the necessary referee equipment to each match by themselves.

Partille Cup Pass Referee

Except from the commission, we also offer

-       Experience

-       15 meals (first meal Tuesday breakfast, last meal Saturday dinner)

-       Entry to the opening ceremony

-       Entry to the finals

-       Referee gathering

-       Free rides with the local transportations


Referees who travel to Gothenburg can book one of the accommodation options below:

Referee school (Club house)                                          free of charge

Referee hotel, single room (Monday – Saturday)         750 SEK/day
Referee hotel, double room (Monday – Saturday)       1350 SEK/day

You choose the accommodation when you send in your referee application via Partille Cup’s website. Let us know early if you want to book double room.
Note: The Referee School (Club House) is available from Sunday – Sunday.

If you want to arrive Sunday and choose hotel, let us know and we can add an extra night.
It’s hard to extend your stay this year, since hotels in Gothenburg is fully booked due to other big events in the city.


To apply for Partille Cup as a referee, please file your application to us via Partille Cup’s website. Each referee must file their own application. Last day to apply is May 30th, 2024

Project leader

Project leader for the referees is Kolja Scepanik. Kolja is responsible for the recruitment of referees and for assigning matches to the referee.

[email protected] (English, German and Swedish)

Selection criteria for referees

You must be at least 16 years old


You must be an authorized approved referee by your handball district.


You must have passed your handball district’s established requirements for 2024


You must have a few years’ experience being a handball referee.

In your application you must state, which age classes you are usually officiating.

Payment of commission

The match card, where you enter your referee number is the basis of your commission. The commission will be paid two weeks after the tournament, provided that all the details are correct (match card, referee number and banking details)
IBAN and Tax idenftication number included.
(TIN Number mandatory and very important that you fill in correctly)

General information

During Partille Cup, referee pairs are assigned to about 5000 matches.

Everyone who gets selected to be a referee at Partille Cup will mostly be a referee from Tuesday to Friday. On Saturday, there is a limited number of matches. We strive to let every referee get six to eight matches a day and two matches consecutive. (Usually referees get mor than six to eight matches a day)

Referee assignments will published on an ongoing basis during the tournament. Referees for the finals will be selected during the tournament week.

CupManager  – Your administrative page

As a referee at Partille Cup you will have your own personal profile via CupManager Admin.

This is an account where you can update your profile, edit your information details. Add arrival time and let us know if you can referee every day etc.

It’s very important that you make sure that all information is written correctly. Especially when it comes to bank details. You find your own profile when you submitted your application.  


If you have any questions, that you can’t find answers to at our website, please contact the project leader Kolja Scepanik at [email protected]



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