NYSWYSA ITC (International Transfer Clearance) Rules - Updated 2/2019

In response to changes from US Soccer with regards to ITC (International Transfer Clearance), the board of NYSWYSA have agreed that the following programs henceforth require players to have mandatory ITC clearance. 


·         US Youth Soccer National Championship Series which includes NYSWYSA State Cup and Presidents Cup.

·         US Youth Soccer National League and Regional League Conferences which include EDP Conferences and Great Lakes Conference.

·         US Soccer Development Academy.

·         Any Club that has an affiliation with a Professional Club.


Clearance is necessary only for those players born outside of the USA, or players who have registered / competed for a soccer organization in a country other than the USA.


Please use the link below to understand and complete the application process.


USSF International Clearance