Technical officials are central to controlling the game of badminton on-court and ensuring fair match play which follows the Laws of Badminton and the various competition regulations.
Ensuring a high standard of officiating at international competitions is a key goal of the BWF. Training and development of technical officials is an important part of maintaining consistently high standards of officiating.
BWF appoints technical officials to all BWF Para-Badminton events.
In Para-Badminton, technical officials can be categorised as Referee, Technical Delegate, Umpires, Line Judges as well as Classifiers.
BWF is responsible for:
- Supporting the training and developing technical officials.
- Regularly assessing and reviewing performance of officials at international competitions.
- Managing the qualification and certification system for BWF technical officials.
Para-Badminton Technical Delegates
Heng Ah Neoh
Teo Kian Joo