The SCFA Alternate Cup is a new competition for 2016-17. It is contested by the nine clubs in the Southern Counties FA who are not full members of the Scottish Football Association.
It is similar to the established Alex Jack Cup operated by the East of Scotland FA.
The format is straight knockout.
First Round (August 13)
- Upper Annandale 2-5 Lochar Thistle
Second Round (September 3)
- Abbey Vale 4-8 Lochar Thistle
- Replay – Abbey Vale 1-3 Lochar Thistle (Sep 24)
- Creetown 2-1 Heston Rovers
- Mid Annandale 3-1 Lochmaben
- Nithsdale Wanderers 9-0 Dumfries YMCA
Semi Final (Sep 24)
- Nithsdale Wanderers 5-1 Creetown
- Mid Annandale 0-2 Lochar Thistle (Nov 9)
Final (Dec 9)
- Nithsdale Wanderers 0-4 Lochar Thistle (@ Palmerston Park)