|Referee: Gordana Kuzmanović (SRB) – Stadium: BIIK Stadium, Shymkent (KAZ)|
|Referee: Simona Ghisletta (SUI) – Stadium: Kazhimukan Munaytpasov, Astana (KAZ)|
|Referee: Florence Guillemin (FRA) – Stadium: NV Arena, St Polten (AUT)|
|Referee: Ivana Martinčić (CRO) – Stadium: Lod Municipal, Lod (ISR)|
|Referee: Bibiana Steinhaus (GER) – Stadium: Aalesund Stadion, Aalesund (NOR)|
|Referee: Karolina Radzik-Johan (POL) – Stadium: Lod Municipal, Lod (ISR)|
|Referee: Tanja Subotič (SVN) – Stadium: Bridge Meadow, Haverfordwest (WAL)|
|Referee: Marta Frias Acedo (ESP) – Stadium: Itztadion Ramat Gan, Ramat Gan (ISR)|
|Referee: Sabine Bonnin (FRA) – Stadium: Itztadion Ramat Gan, Ramat Gan (ISR)|
|Referee: Paula Brady (IRL) – Stadium: Vorwärts Steyr, Steyr (AUT)|
|Referee: Lorraine Clark (SCO) – Stadium: Vorwärts Steyr, Steyr (AUT)|
|Referee: Tania Fernandes Morais (LUX) – Stadium: BIIK Stadium, Shymkent (KAZ)|
|Referee: Galiya Echeva (BUL) – Stadium: BIIK Stadium, Shymkent (KAZ)|
|Referee: Riem Hussein (GER) – Stadium: Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo (NOR)|
|Referee: Sofia Karagiorgi (CYP) – Stadium: Horn, Niederosterreich (AUT)|
|Referee: Zuzana Kováčová (SVK) – Stadium: Newport, Newport (WAL)|
|Referee: Tess Olofsson (SWE) – Stadium: Molde Stadion, Molde (NOR)|
|Referee: Eszter Urban (HUN) – Stadium: Newport County AFC, Newport (WAL)|
|Referee: Paula Brady (IRL) – Stadium: Hoddvoll Stadion, Ulsteinvik (NOR)|
|Referee: Eleni Lampadariou (GRE) – Stadium: Newport County AFC, Newport (WAL)|
The path to the first 16-team UEFA Women's EURO final tournament in the Netherlands begins with a preliminary round and takes in a qualifying group stage and play-offs.
In the preliminary round, two groups of four teams are played as one-venue mini-tournaments between 4 and 9 April 2015. The group winners progress to the qualifying group stage to join the 38 highest-ranked contenders in eight groups of five sides contested between 14 September 2015 and 20 September 2016.
The eight group winners and the six best runners-up then advance to the final tournament, while the other two runners-up go to a play-off from 17–25 October 2016.
Hosts the Netherlands will join the 15 qualifiers in the final tournament in July/August 2017. There will be four groups of four teams, with the top two from each section proceeding to the quarter-finals, from when the competition is a straight knockout.
Further details, including the criteria for separating sides that finish level on points in a pool, can be found in the official competition regulations.