World Cup organisers have confirmed the appointments of the match officials for all of the group games, chosen by its Match Officials Appointments Panel, which consists of chairman David Waite, Daniel Anderson and Stuart Cummings.
The referee for England‘s game against Ireland will be Thierry Alibert, while Australian Ben Cummins will take charge of England and Fiji.
Alibert and Jose Pereira are the two French representatives, with Jamal Thompson joining Perenara from New Zealand.
Australia are represented by Cummins, Grant Atkins, Shayne Hayne and former Super League referee Ashley Klein.
A total of 14 England-based officials are named, and the referee, touch judges and video referee have all been announced as below.