This page is to assist you correctly with the process for Australia. It is very important that each stage is completed correctly.

You should only need to start the following steps when you have received and signed an offer from a club in Australia.

1. Complete your visa application

2. Get your FFA number

3. Book your flights

4. Book your insurance

5. Be sure to have enough back-up funds

Step 1:

Confirm the arrival date with your coach (I should have provided you with contact details already, if I haven't let me know)

Step 2:

Confirm the address in which you will be staying for the first 4 weeks with the coach

Step 3:

Contact Zach or Ryan regarding your FLIGHTS - VISA - INSURANCE (Soccer Smart would recommend a return flight) zachary.greed@statravel.com - ryan.shorte@statravel.com 

Step 4:

Complete your FFA International Clearance IMMEDIATELY - If you do not do this then you can not play in Australia. https://youtu.be/euN9AEGdCu0 Please see link for tutorial

Step 5:

On a weekly basis please complete the following link to update me on your process www.soccersmart.net/progress 

Step 6:

Contact Currency Matters and open an account to get some of the best exchange rates in the market, this will be a huge help when you are in Australia so the sooner you do this the better - Matthew will help you with this matthew@currencymatters.co.uk - Please see you are from Soccer Smart as we have a specific account with them and they will no your exact requirements

Any problems? Call me on 01772 368129 or e-mail me.