A team participation fee is mandated by the Fairfax County government and is required for team registrations associated with leagues, tournaments, and other activities. The Fairfax Stars are required to collect the participation fee. $49.50 is collected on behalf of and is paid directly to Fairfax County and $5.50 is an associated administrative fee. In addition to this fee required for team registrations, any participating player who resides outside of Fairfax County must submit a $30 out of county fee. The Fairfax Stars are also required to collect that fee and submit to Fairfax County.