Frequently Asked Questions

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Registration
 How do I get my tax credit receipt?
 I forgot my login, what do I do?
 Is there any help for those who need financial assistance?
 How do I send a copy of my son/daughter's birth certificate if I register online?
 Where do West Van Soccer Club registration fees go?
 How do we protect and use the personal information we collect?
 
Evaluations
 What do I do if I have a question regarding my son/daughter's placement after player placements?
 
General Info
 Who assigns referees to games?
 What do I do about a referee "no show"
 What do I do if my team is on the field and there is thunder and lightning.
 Does the Club have a Grievance Process?
 Where can I find contact info for teams in other Clubs.
 Who do I contact about problems with equipment boxes and/or goals?
 How do I find out if a home game has been moved due to inclement weather?
 Who do I contact to let a referee know that a game has been cancelled or moved?
 I frequently only have 9 or 10 players for a 11-aside game - how can I get more players for the game when I have sickness/injury issues?
 
Registration
How do I get my tax credit receipt?
 Click on "login" and enter your login and password - the one you registered your player with. All receipts are at the top of the page.
I forgot my login, what do I do?
 Try using your email address and the password that you think might be correct, if it is incorrect you can click where it says I forgot my ID/password and our system will email your id and password to the email address you provided us the first time you signed up.

If your email address has changed since you last registered, email the registrar at soccer@westvansoccer.com
Is there any help for those who need financial assistance?
 The club is able to provide financial assistance for reasonable requests through our registration fees. A request for assistance may also be made either through KidSport www.sport.bc.ca or through Athletics for Kids www.a4k.ca
How do I send a copy of my son/daughter's birth certificate if I register online?
 
  1. mail to Box 91172, West Vancouver, BC V7V 3N8
  2. fax to 604-922-4261
  3. scan (as jpg file) and email to soccer@westvansoccer.com
Where do West Van Soccer Club registration fees go?
 
How do we protect and use the personal information we collect?
 Please read the Club's Privacy Policy under "About us" and then "The Club" on our website.
 
Evaluations
What do I do if I have a question regarding my son/daughter's placement after player placements?
 Please send a detailed email with player's name and age group to technicaldirector@westvansoccer.com or soccer@westvansoccer.com
 
General Info
Who assigns referees to games?
 U9-U12 coordinator and ref assignor is Sheila Balzer. balzerfamily@shaw.ca U13-U18 ref assignor is Andrew Balzer. yvrasb@live.ca
What do I do about a referee "no show"
 text the NSYSA phone line 604-363-1912 also send an email to nsysarefassignor@gmail.com
What do I do if my team is on the field and there is thunder and lightning.
 Please get your players off the field as quickly as possible and into shelter. Do not stand under trees or if at Ambleside D or E get as far away from the light standards as possible.
Does the Club have a Grievance Process?
 Yes it does. If you have have a grievance of any kind please contact soccer@westvansoccer.com We will make sure your grievance is forwarded to the correct person and that you receive a response in a timely manner.
Where can I find contact info for teams in other Clubs.
 All Clubs have their own websites and list their team contacts OR for Divisional boys try www.bcsoccercentral.com for contacts and schedules. For Divisional girls contacts and schedules are listed at www.bccgsl.ca There are links to these websites under "links" on the home page.
Who do I contact about problems with equipment boxes and/or goals?
 contact technicaldirector@westvansoccer.com or equipment@westvansoccer.com There is a full list of all Club contacts under "About Us" on the website
How do I find out if a home game has been moved due to inclement weather?
 Check the fields line for WVSC 604-926-6863 after 3 pm on Friday, or go to "Facilities" on the website and click on "fields and equipment". All procedure is there. Field unplayable on the day? Move to alternate and leave a parent at the field to re-direct other team and referee.
Who do I contact to let a referee know that a game has been cancelled or moved?
 Contact fields@westvansoccer.com
I frequently only have 9 or 10 players for a 11-aside game - how can I get more players for the game when I have sickness/injury issues?
 Players can be brought up on an Intra Club permit from a lower level team - 3 players per league game. Each player only 3 times per season. Not valid for cup games. Apply to your Divisional Coordinator for the form. The releasing coach MUST give permission as the permit must not affect the releasing team's ability to play their game. Contact the registrar to see if there are players on the waitlist registrar@westvansoccer.com