Chairman: Paul Harris (N Z) +64 27 273 1029
Secretary: Hugh McCarroll (N Z) + 64 27 2606475, email@example.com
Country Committees nominate qualified shearing judges to become WSSRS trainee referees for approval at the AGM of their respective shearing sports National Committees.
Shearing Sports New Zealand, Australia Sports Shear, South Africa Sheep Shearing Federation, British Isles Shearing Competition Association.
In New Zealand a twelve or three x four year term of refereeing is preceded by a probationary period, with selected referees attending and observing at least three record attempts.
A term is taken from trainee referee's first refereeing assignment. Committees may re-elect referees after term is up if so desired.