The Player Movement start dates in Edmonton:
Bantam AAA & AA – 1st Monday, September 4, 2017
Minor Midget AAA & AA – 2nd Monday, September 11, 2017
Midget AAA & AA – 2nd Monday, September 11, 2017
Please fill out appropriate forms and contact player movement governors or directors for approval.
Hockey Alberta – AAA Model Player Movement
Players tryout with their resident club or zone team. If a player is released from their resident club, the option to tryout for another club is available through the Hockey Alberta Player Movement process as per guidelines.
*** Effective 2015-16, Edmonton now participates in the Alberta Development Model Player Movement process for Bantam AAA, Minor Midget AAA and Midget AAA ***
The Elite Stream AAA process will by conducted by the league governors or Hockey Edmonton designate:
Midget AAA – AMHL
Minor Minor AAA – AMMHL
Bantam AAA – ABMHL
The Player Movement process provides a maximum of 3 tryouts:
Tryout #1 – Resident Team
Tryout #2 – Zone Team or next closest club for rural
Tryout #3 – Team most in need
This is a club selection, invitation and rotation process based on criteria. While a player may request a tryout at a desired club, there are no guarantees or obligations on tryout assignment as a club reserves the right to decline a tryout. The club may not require a goalie, defence or forward.
- Fill out the Notification-of-Tryout form:
Elite Notification-of-Tryout Form PDF
- Complete home club Waiver form for permission for player movement:
Elite Waiver PDF
- Contact league governor for next tryout placement
For Hockey Edmonton, send completed forms for mandatory approval signatures to:
Hockey Edmonton will then send back Elite Notification and Waiver forms with approval to tryout.
Players from other Hockey Alberta Zones will require approval from their respective Minor Hockey Association.
League and designate contacts below for tryout placement approval.
Do NOT send tryout forms to them; send them to your Minor Hockey Association or
to Hockey Edmonton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do NOT contact the clubs until the player has been assigned to the next tryout.
Midget AAA – North Zones
(Fort Saskatchewan, Grande Prairie, Leduc, Lloydminster, St. Albert, Sherwood Park)
Midget AAA – Hockey Edmonton
(CAC, KC, MLAC, SSAC)
Minor Minor AAA
1) Fill out, sign & send forms to email@example.com for approval signatures
2) Contact League Governor above before contacting any club
Edmonton Club Directors:
Hockey Edmonton – AA Model Player Movement
Players tryout with their resident club. If a player is released from their resident club, the option to tryout for another city club is available through the Hockey Alberta AA Model as per guidelines.
The AA Player Movement is applicable to all Edmonton clubs for:
Midget AA – NAMHL
Minor Midget AA – REMHL
Bantam AA – ERBHL
1st Tryout – Resident Club
2nd Tryout – AA League / Designate approval
Fill out and sign applicable AA Tryout form:
Then send form for mandatory approval signatures to:
All permissions must be signed by designated parties.
Hockey Edmonton will return NTO form with signatures for player to take to 2nd Tryout Club.
Upon completing and submitting signed NTO form, contact appropriate Edmonton City Director for direction and approval on 2nd tryout:
Do NOT contact any club until you attain permission from City Director above.
For more information, Hockey Edmonton Elite Player Movement – 4.11 Elite, PDF page 25
Exceptions – Special permission to tryout outside AA resident recruitment area:
Hockey Alberta AA Model Second Tryout Procedure Exception
(Applicable only if a resident recruitment area is in need of players due to low tryout turnout)
2nd Recruitment Area AA Notification of Tryout Form Exception
(Applicable only if a resident recruitment area is not accepting 2nd tryout players such as goalies)