Registrations for the 2021 season are now open for all new and returning players.

UPDATE: Teams have now been formed in a number of grades for the 2021 season. If you would like to register please contact and we will put you in touch with the respective grade manager. Thank you

The 2021 football season starts on Saturday 10/Sunday 11 April for all senior (excluding Central Conference), junior and U17/1U8s teams.

We offer a range of opportunities for players of all abilities and skill levels. With over 550 junior members we have teams in the following grades from 4 years through to U17 boys/U18 girls, as well as senior men’s and women’s teams from Central Conference and W-League to Masters.

Registering in 2021

Returning players will have received an email from us inviting you to re-register for this season.

You have the option to pay now via credit card, bank-to-bank or pay later and receive an invoice from us.

All registration fees must be paid by 30 April 2021.

How do I register?

  • When registering to play in 2021, complete all the required parts of the registration form.
  • Select the product and submit the application
  • Choose to pay later or submit payment (via credit card or bank-to-bank payment). NB A non-refundable $5.00 administration and processing fee will be added to the total.
    • If you choose to pay later you can pay direct to Petone FC account
      020 544 0149970-00 (use your name, grade or Xero invoice as reference)

Please note: If you have any questions regarding the registration process, please contact

For information about which grade your child should play in, grades, teams and trainings – please contact

2021 Registration Fees

  • First Kicks (4-6 years) – $95.00
  • Under 7s – Under 8s – $125.00
  • Under 9s – U12s – $125.00
  • Under 13s & U15s – $125.00
  • Girls Only & Mixed – $175.00 (this fee is for girls who wish to play Sat & Sun)
  • U17 Boys & U18 Girls – $140.00

Fees can be paid through online processing with credit card, bank-to-bank or pay later for an invoice to be sent to you.

Admin and processing fee: A non-refundable $5.00 admin and processing will appear on all invoices.

Bank account details (BNZ Petone) 020544 0149970-00. Please insert your family name and grade or Xero invoice number as a reference.

Family Discount:

A Family Discount is available – three or more players from the same family (includes junior and senior players) receive a 20% discount.

This will be applied once all registrations have been received. Please identify all family members in your registration form and our we will be in touch regarding a refund of 20% of your total fees.

All fees must be paid by 30 April 2021. Fees paid after this date may incur additional charges.

Junior Registration Open Days

If you would like to talk to us about playing football this season, come along to the Junior Registration Open Days on:

  • Saturday 13 February | 3.00-5.00pm
  • Wednesday 17 February | 5.30-7.00pm

What grade should my child play in?

If you are unsure which grade your child(ren) will play in, the grade is based on the age that they turn this year, i.e. if your child has turned or will turn 8 this year – they will play in 8th grade.

  • First Kicks – children born 2015-2017
  • U7 Grade – children born 2014
  • U8 Grade – children born 2013
  • U9 Grade – children born 2012
  • U10 Grade – children born 2011
  • U11 Grade- children born 2010
  • U12 Grade – children born 2009
  • U13 Grade – children born 2008
  • U15 Grade – children born 2006/7 

Junior Girls Information

Junior girls have a number of options for playing football.

  • Girls-only league: open to players from age 7 up and teams play on a Sunday morning.
  • Mixed football: girls play in teams with boys and girls. Games are mostly played on a Saturday (older grades may play Friday nights)
  • Mixed and Girls only: girls are able to select both mixed and girls-only meaning they play both Saturday and Sunday

U13 and U15 Grade Players – additional information

Last year college football is offered competitions to Year 9 and 10 players. Capital Football has also established a 14/15th combined age grade. This year Capital Development Leagues U13, U15 & U17 TDP teams) will all be played on Sundays.

All other divisions in U13 and U15 grades will continue to play on Saturdays.

College football competitions for boys are played on a Saturday and for girls on a Wednesday.

We encourage parents to talk with their children and consider what is best for them and their football experience – including coaching expertise, future development opportunities and a pathway to senior football. Obviously our preference is for them to play for Petone FC as this offers them a range of opportunities.

For questions regarding playing for Petone FC, please contact the Junior Management Committee: