Affiliation of the Association to International Organisations

The Federation is affiliated to and observes and comply with the rules, bye-laws, regulations, directives and decisions of the Federation Internationale de Football Associations (FIFA), the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF), the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) and the Guyana Olympic Association (GOA).

Additionally, The GFF recognizes the Court of Arbitration in Lausanne, Switzerland (CAS), as the supreme jurisdictional authority to which the Federation, its Members and members thereof, its registered players and its licensed coaches, licensed referees and licensed players’ agents may have recourse to in football matters as provided in the FIFA Statues and regulations.

In accordance with the relevant articles of the FIFA Statutes, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) shall hear any appeal against a final and binding FIFA decision.