The Football Federation of Australia (FFA) is the governing body for football in Australia. The FFA operate a hierarchical registration system for over 500,000 players and members through their First Sports 'Football Administration System'. Individuals and families ‘self-register’ and pay online to their clubs each year. Clubs also have the option to register on behalf of individuals on mass. Club, state and national level registration processes and products are managed through this First Sports platform.