Mike Dean will take charge of the Clarets’ Sky Bet Championship fixture away at Bristol City on Saturday, August 29 (3pm kick-off)
The Wirral official has been in charge of three fixtures so far this season in the Barclays Premier League, issuing 14 yellow cards and no red cards in the process.
In the 2014/15 campaign, he officiated 38 games and produced 158 yellow cards and 8 red cards. Four of those fixtures involved the Clarets, with the most recent being the 0-1 defeat to Arsenal at Turf Moor.
Mr Dean will be assisted by Mr M Wilkes, Mr D Cook and Fourth Official Brendan Malone.