Northern Districts Cricket Association (NDCA) are committed to the community and believe it is important for NDCA players to have a presence within our community. As a result, NDCA endeavours to support community requests where possible.
Player appearance request criteria
For a request to be considered, it must meet the following criteria:
Show a clearly defined role for the player(s) at the event
Have an appointed person leading the event - players are not expected to lead/run events
An appearance must not exceed four hours, excluding travel time
Activities with the risk of injury will not be considered
Any photos or material from an appearance are made available to NDCA for promotional use
Any photos or material from an appearance must not be used for commercial purposes - promotional use is fine
Submitting a request
Please note, player appearance requests must be received by NDCA at least four weeks prior to the event.
All player appearance requests must follow the below process to be considered:
Complete the NDCA Player Appearance Request online form here
Once submitted, you will receive notification that it has been received
NDCA will then contact you regarding the outcome of the request
NDCA will do our best to accommodate requests, however please note that by meeting all of the criteria and submitting the form this does not guarantee a request will be approved.
NDCA endeavour to fulfil all commitments, however player schedules are subject to late changes as a result of unforeseen circumstances. If this occurs, player appearances may be amended or cancelled at late notice, or fulfiled by a replacement player. Should this occur, NDCA will contact the event lead as soon as possible
Any alterations to logistics on the day of the event must be communicated by phone call to the Performance and Pathways Coordinator (027 556 2072), who will communicate changes directly to players. In the event the Performance and Pathways Coordinator is unavailable, please contact GM Performance and People, Daniel Archer (021 724 418).
If a request is approved, following the event NDCA may ask for material and/or photos from the appearance featuring NDCA in the community. These photos and/or material may be used on NDCA's website, publication pieces or in match day promotions.
After the event, a feedback form will be sent to the event lead. This is an opportunity to provide honest feedback to NDCA on the player(s) involvement in the event.
Should you have any questions or require further information, please contact: Tash Narasy - Performance and Pathways Coordinator
027 556 2072
Player appearance request form
Please note: Player Appearance Request forms should be submitted at least four weeks prior to the event taking place.