Anthony Taylor will take charge of the Clarets Barclays Premier League game against Sunderland on Saturday (3pm kick-off).The fixture against the Black Cats will be the fifth of the season for Cheshire-born official.
In the four matches previous to this, he has produced 13 yellow cards and he is yet to dismiss a player in the 2014/15 campaign.
The last time Taylor refereed a Burnley fixture was back in November 2011 when the Clarets secured a 3-2 away victory over Hull City.
Three players were cautioned on that occasion, two for Hull City and Ross Wallace for the Clarets.
Mr Taylor will be assisted by Mr G. Beswick and Mr D. Bryan.