A3.1 - Compulsory Announcements
The following announcements are compulsory for the information to the players, Coaches, Referees and spectators:
1. Goals and Assists
3. End of Penalties
4. Play Reviewed by the Video Goal Judge
6. Time Remaining in Periods/Game
(See also IIHF Public Announcer Handbook and IIHF Off Ice Official Handbook).
Goals and Assists:
"GOAL FOR TEAM &. (Name of the team), SCORED BY NUMBER..., (Name), ASSISTED BY NUMBER...., (Name) AND NUMBER...., (Name). TIME..."
"TEAM &. (Name of the team), NUMBER &, (NAME) 2 MINUTES PENALTY FOR &. (PENALTY REASON). TIME ... "
1. The penalty of the visiting team shall be announced first.
2. In a case where the penalized player cannot go to the penalty bench, or in case of goalkeeper penalty:
"THE PENALTY IS SERVED BY NUMBER...(NAME)".
End of Penalties:
"End of penalty for Team A" (if other penalties are being served that make this team short-handed):
"TEAM (NAME) IS PLAYING AT FULL STRENGTH" or, "BOTH TEAMS ARE PLAYING AT FULL STRENGTH" (if no penalties remain for either team).
Review by Video Goal Judge:
"PLAY IS BEING REVIEWED".
In case goal is given: "Announcement for 'Goal Scored' "
In case no goal is given: "NO GOAL HAS BEEN SCORED".
"TIME OUT FOR TEAM ... (NAME OF THE TEAM)"
"TIME OUT IS OVER".
Time Remaining in Period/Game:
At 19:00 1st Period: "ONE MINUTE LEFT IN THE FIRST PERIOD".
At 19:00 2nd Period: "ONE MINUTE LEFT IN THE SECOND PERIOD".
At 18:00 3rd Period: "TWO MINUTES LEFT IN THE THIRD PERIOD".
A3.2 - Public Information