Club Licensing programme

Application Process

Criteria to apply

  • Have a women’s football strategy and/or a member association strategy with women’s football objectives

  • Assign one person to be responsible for the implementation of the project

  • Submit a complete application with clear objectives, accompanied by:

    • a list of existing women’s competitions, including at youth level

    • a detailed list of clubs, together with information on the competition format and the duration of the senior league

    • details on how the project is linked to the member association’s women’s football strategy, existing objectives (professionalising the league, creating or improving standards)

    • confirmation of the senior women’s league running for at least three consecutive years

All applicants need to submit an application form, together with documents confirming that they meet the criteria, to

If you have any questions regarding the Club Licensing programme, please do not hesitate to contact the FIFA Women's Football Division at

Last updated: Wednesday, 23 August 2023 at 20:52