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Registration - New Player - Born In Canada

WELCOME!  

There is a lot of information here, please read it carefully.   We understand that beginning a new sport can be a bit overwhelming so please feel free to email our Registrar, Tracy Cimaglia, at registrar@coqmha.org with any questions at all.

We look forward to meeting you in person at the rink!

 

NEW PLAYER REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Online registration will open on July 1st.  This is only for Players who have never played hockey for an organization before AND were born in Canada.  If you have played hockey for another organization or association, please go to the Registration - Transferring Player tab. If the player was born outside of Canada, please go to the Registration - Players Born Outside of Canada tab.

 

Steps for New Player Registration:

Step 1 - Locate and set aside your child’s birth certificate (if your child was not born in Canada please email the Registrar) .

Step 2 - Complete the Player Registration Certificate form  

Step 3 –  Please email registrar for availability of space:  registrar@coqmha.org

  1. Set up your Hockey Canada account profile, name, address, phone and email  (this is your information not your child’s) and you and the player MUST live in Coquitlam. 
  2. Add your child as a “Participant”
  3. Select your child’s registration package
  4. Review your information
  5. Check out
  6. If paying by e-transfer please send it to payments@coqmha.org with the password hockey and drop off your Player Registration and Birth Certificate in the dropbox at Poirier location.  If paying by credit card  – please pay via your online registration.                                                                              

‚ÄčPLEASE NOTE THAT YOUR REGISTRATION IS NOT CONFIRMED UNTIL THE REGISTRATION FORM AND BIRTH CERTIFICATE HAVE BEEN RECEIVED.  

All new player registration will be subject to space availability and space will not be confirmed until documentation is received.  

PCAHA PLAYER REGISTRATION FORM must be completed by all New Players.  

You can access this form by clicking the blue link above

Please print this form and fill it out and drop it off at the CMHA Mailbox at Poirier Arena along with a copy of the players Birth Certificate and the required cheques.  Proof of residency is NOT required at Registration but will be checked at the first ice time.  

BIRTH CERTIFICATE- New players must provide a photocopy of the player’s birth certificate on a letter size sheet of paper (which will be kept by the Registrar). If you were not born in Canada, please contact the Registrar.

TWO PIECES OF PROOF OF RESIDENCY in Coquitlam are required for all player registrations at first skate checkin: Accepted are property tax notice, BC Hydro, Terasen Gas, Shaw Cable bill or lease/rental agreement. Registration will be rejected unless photocopies of 2 pieces of proof of residency are provided. Please note that all residency documents will be checked again prior to your child's first skate/evaluation even if you have provided it at registration.  If it is not provided, your child will not be allowed on the ice and your registration could be revoked. No exceptions. The residency requirement is mandated by Hockey Canada & BC Hockey & governed by PCAHA & CMHA. One of the proofs must be Drivers License and Insurance. Accepted for the 2nd proof are property tax notice, BC Hydro, Terasen Gas, Shaw Cable bill. All proofs must be in the player's parent name.

EQUIPMENT: Please click here to view our Equipment Requirements.  KidSport Annual Used Equipment Sale is usually held the 2nd or 3rd Saturday of August at Poirier Main rink, 10am to 1pm - you can get amazing deals on gently used gear.

RESPECT IN SPORT – all parents of new CMHA members must sign up for and complete the online Respect in Sports for Parents program.  Please see link under the Risk Mgmt tab above.  

New Players - May download "NEW PLAYER PACKAGE" below

  • New Player Package

    • Player Registration Form

    • Equipment Checklist

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION FOR NEW PLAYERS & PLAYERS NEW TO CMHA

 

Respect in Sport for Parents required for all Initiation through Novice and new to CMHA

 

One parent in each family is required to take this one hour online version of Respect in Sport.  The cost is $12.00.  If you have previously taken Respect in Sport - this requirement is waived.

Please see link under Safety & Respect tab above.

 

PRESEASON CAMPS - Please see Preseason Camps under Development tab above.

FEES & PAYMENTS - Please see the Fees & Payments under Registration tab above.

Jersey Deposits - will be collected by your Team Managers at the beginning of the season.  Please post date them to next year - $400.00 dated March 31  for "C" division and $400.00 dated April 15  for "A" division.  At the end of the season once the jerseys are returned, the cheques will be shredded.

Volunteer Deposit - All families in CMHA will be required to submit a deposit cheque to their Team Manager (with jersey deposit) to ensure mandatory volunteering hours are fulfilled. Families must use this website to register their chosen tasks. Please see the Volunteering page for more information and email the CMHA Volunteer Director with any questions.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE - Please see the Financial Assistance tab under Registration

CMHA holds the position that NO child should be unable to play due financial restraints and no family should suffer financial hardship in order for their child to play.  CMHA offers a numbers of ways to help - please see the Financial Assistance under Registration tab

REFUNDS - Please see Cancellation & Refund under Registration

TAX RECEIPTS

Please note that tax receipts are emailed at time of posting registration payment.    

NEXT SEASON DATES - Please see Important Dates tab under Registration

Registration Contact Email:  Tracy Cimaglia, Registrar

If you require further assistance please click here to email the Registrar registrar@coqmha.org

Sponsors

Coquitlam Minor Hockey is very grateful for the assistance of their community sponsors. 

Together we make the difference!

Please contact our Sponsorship Director for information and benefits of sponsorship.

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