|Intro||German football referee|
Association football referee
Association football player
|Birth||11 July 1977|
Tobias Welz (born 11 July 1977) is a German football referee who is based in Wiesbaden. He referees for SpVgg Nassau Wiesbaden of the Hessian Football Association. He is a FIFA referee, and is ranked as a UEFA first group referee.
He has officiated in the German Football Association (DFB) since 1999. His made his Bundesliga debut at 28 August 2010 in a game between 1. FC Nürnberg and SC Freiburg.
Welz is a police officer with the Hesse State Police. He lives in Wiesbaden, where in his youth he played for SC Klarenthal 1968 and FV Biebrich 02.