Club Licensing: Women’s FAW Tier 2 Licensing 2024

The First Instance Body (FIB) met on 7 May to assess and consider the Women’s FAW Tier 2 Club Licensing applications.

Nineteen of the 22 applications for a Tier 2 licence have been successful.

Clubs are assessed on the following criteria:

  • Sporting: Youth & Coaching
  • Infrastructure
  • Legal
  • Personnel & Administration
  • Financial
  • Football Social Responsibility

The FAW Tier 2 Licence is required for clubs to participate in the Genero Adran North and Genero Adran South.

The Club Licensing system aims to assist the continual improvement and development of football clubs at the top level within Wales. Licensing is a transparent process that enables clubs to demonstrate to their stakeholders that they meet quality standards. 

The independent FIB Panel has decided on the following: 

FAW Tier 2 Licence for 2024/25 season (19 clubs)

Airbus UK Broughton

Briton Ferry Llansawel

Caldicot Town

Cascade YC

Connah’s Quay Nomads

CPD Y Rhyl 1879

CPDM Bangor

CPDM Y Felinheli

Cwmbran Celtic

Flint Town United


Llanelli Town

Llanfair United

Llangefni Town



Pontardawe Town

Pontypridd United

Swansea University

Refused FAW Tier 2 Licence for 2024/25 season (1 club)

Pontarddulais Town

Withdrawn FAW Tier 2 Licence Applications for 2024/2025 season (2 clubs)

Coed Duon

Newport City

The FIB Panel extended its congratulations to those clubs successful in attaining Tier 2 licence. Those clubs who have been refused a Licence by the First Instance Body, have ten days in which to submit an appeal.

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