Zero Tolerance Policy
Zero Tolerance Policy (pdf)
After extensive research, the Vermont Soccer Association Board of Directors adopted a Zero Tolerance Policy in 2007. A new Zero Tolerance Policy policy expands on the prior policy. This policy will help bring to awareness that it is everyone's responsibility to be watch guards for abusive conduct. This policy is to be signed by each member club annually.
Over the years player recruiting has grown into a problem for players and clubs. Though the State does have player release rules, we did not have a formal recruitment policy as most states. This policy was adopted in 2006 .
Recruiting Policy (pdf)
Should lightning become an issue during any Vermont State Cup game, the following policy outlines the rules and procedures that will be followed.
Vermont State Cup Lightning Policy (pdf)
Risk Management Policy
Vermont Soccer Association has adopted a Risk Management Policy that is consistent with US Youth Soccer's Kidsafe Program. The goal of this policy is to communicate and develop guidelines that offer a safe environment for kids to enjoy the game.
VSA Risk Management Policy (pdf)