Racing Queensland licences and registrations - Queensland

Service summary

Racing Queensland regulates the following licences and registrations for the Queensland racing industry:

  • Horse Trainers Licence - Thoroughbred Horse Racing
  • Metropolitan/No Metro TAB/Non TAB Jockeys Licence - Thoroughbred Horse Racing
  • Apprentice Jockey Licence - Thoroughbred Horse Racing
  • Stable hand Registration - Thoroughbred Horse Racing
  • Bookmakers Clerk Licence - Thoroughbred Horse Racing
  • Level 1/2/3 Bookmakers Licence - Thoroughbred Horse Racing
  • Jockey Agents Licence
  • Track work Rider Registration - Thoroughbred Horse Racing
  • Application to Register Racing Colours

For further information please contact Racing Queensland.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Prerequisites vary according to the level of licence. Requirements are shown on the application form.


Only stable hand and track rider licences can be transferred.


Licences are annual.


You can obtain information on fees from the agency.


Contact Racing Queensland Limited, Licensing Department about how to obtain any of these licences.

Administering agency

Minister for Sport and Racing
Racing Queensland Limited
Racing Queensland

Act(s) name

Racing Act 2002 (Queensland)

Regulation(s) name

Racing Regulation 2013 (Queensland)

Contact details

Minister for Sport and Racing
Racing Queensland Limited
Racing Queensland

Operating address:
Racecourse Road
Queensland 4017
Mailing address:
PO Box 63
Queensland 4017


07 3869 9743


07 3269 8929

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