A certificate of merit will be awarded by the Association to a person who has given a minimum of 15 years service to their club in any capacity. Applications containing a brief citation and signed by two club officers, must be submitted to the appropriate Section Secretary by 1st July.

No more than TWO submissions per club per year will be permitted.

A maximum of 30 certificates will be awarded annually. Each Section will scrutinise their applications and submit an agreed list of recipients to the Management Committee for ratification.

Presentations will be made at the Annual General meeting of the Association and the name of each recipient will appear in the Roll of Honour listed in the Year Book