Invitation to Umpire at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Deadline: Friday, 31st March 2017

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GC2018) cordially invites 3 International Umpires to officiate at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Staged in Gold Coast, Australia, play commences on Wednesday 4th April 2018 and concludes on Sunday 15th April 2018. ​The 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast will be a showcase event in a showcase city. Those nominated and selected to work at this event will leave with lifelong memories, and a higher level of confidence in their ability to officiate at any future event.

Open Invitation

As there are only a limited number of positions available, unfortunately not all nominated umpires will be accepted. Those nominated, but not selected, will be placed on a reserve list and may be invited later, if a selected umpire withdraws. Preference will be given to umpires from countries participating in the Table Tennis competition. Either way, please confirm your nominations not later than March 31, 2017. Preference will be given to Blue Badge and Blue Badge in Progress umpires.

Transport, Hospitality, Allowance & Visa Application

Further details of arrival and departure requirements, and any other necessary information,will be given to successful applicants.

Umpires' Uniforms

GC2018 will provide umpires with an umpire uniform (jacket, dress shirt, dress pant and tie).


Application should be submitted to TTAM on or before 31st March 2017 using the nomination form.

ITTF will confirm the selection of those nominated by each association by May 31, 2017.

Download Official Forms

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games : Official Nomination Form

For replies and questions, please address:

Table Tennis Association of Malaysia

Email :

Tel (O) : 03-8996 1497

03-8996 7235