Your rights of appeal

Appeal to Ontario Soccer

You have the right to appeal the decision of the Elgin Middlesex Soccer Association (EMSA).

This decision may be appealed to Ontario Soccer (OS) and may be appealed by any party affected by the decision.

The letter of appeal must specify your rationale for appealing the decision of the EMSA. Your rational must include:

    1. New facts not available when the EMSA decision was made or not available at previous hearings; or

    2. Specific procedural errors made by the EMSA or at previous hearings; or

    3. Specific instances where Articles and Rules have been wrongly interpreted by the EMSA or at previous hearings.

    4. Alleged excessive fine, fee, bond or suspension.

Failure to provide an adequate rationale will result in your appeal being ruled out of order and disallowed.

The appeal shall be submitted in writing by registered mail, recognized Courier Service or by hand delivery to:

Ontario Soccer
7601 Martin Grove Road
Vaughan, Ontario
L4L 9E4

The appeal must be submitted no more than five (5) working days from the receipt of the written decision rendered by the EMSA.

For additional information about appeals, please See Ontario Soccer, Governing Documents, Section 13.0 Appeals or call the Ontario Soccer at (905) 264-9390 x221.

Mail any correspondence to the EMSA as follows:

BMO Centre
295 Rectory Street
N5Z 0A3