What is BNSUD?

Districts and Regions

Eastern District consists of the Cape Breton, Highland and Fundy regions.

Western District consists of the Valley, South West and South Shore regions.

Central District consists of the Dartmouth, Halifax and Bedford / Sackville regions.

BNSUD Level Structure

BNSUD has 3 Provincial levels and there are 2 additional National levels.

Level 1 - Umpires must meet the following criteria for Level 1.

Level 2 - Umpires must meet the following criteria for Level 2.

Level 3 - Umpires must meet the following criteria for Level 3.

Level 4 - Umpires must meet the following National criteria for Level 4.

Level 5 - Umpires must meet the following National criteria for Level 5.

Expectations of a BNSUD Member

The DOs:

The DON'Ts

When you arrive at the park:

Game Control:

BNSUD Code of Conduct

BNSUD has a Code of Conduct that each of its members are expected to abide by. The Expectation for each BNSUD member will be to review and electronically sign it each year.

Code of Conduct

BNSUD Discipline

BNSUD has a Discipline Policy that requires BNSUD members to follow. This is in addition to the BNSUD Code of Conduct.

If there are situations where a BNSUD member does not follow the Code of Conduct and/ or another issue, that member is subject to BNSUD Discipline. The policy is located on the website:

Add in website link to Discipline Policy

BNSUD Fees

Level Fee
Level 1 $70.00
Level 2 $70.00
Level 3 $100.00
Level 4 $100.00 + $75.00 National Fee
Level 5 $100.00 + $75.00 National Fee

BNS Game Rates

Division Plate Umpire Base Umpire Single Umpire Total Cost / Game (Two Umpires)
11U $30.00 $25.00 $40.00 $55.00
13U $35.00 $30.00 $50.00 $65.00
15U $45.00 $40.00 $65.00 $85.00
18U $55.00 $45.00 $75.00 $100.00
21U $60.00 $50.00 $85.00 $110.00
Intermediate $60.00 $50.00 $85.00 $110.00
Senior - TBD

General Instructions