Registration as a Farrier - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to shoe or plate any thoroughbreds being trained by a trainer for the purpose of racing.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

In order to be eligible for registration you must:

  • Submit a Consent to Release Criminal Record form (if you are over 18 years of age);
  • Provide Certificate or Letter of Competency from Farriers Association;
  • Submit the required forms and supporting documentation; and
  • Pay the prescribed fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.




Expires on 31 July.



Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.



Application for Registration as a Farrier - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Approval time

14 days.

Administering agency

Office of Racing Integrity

Act(s) name

Racing Regulation Act 2004 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries, Racing Services
Office of Racing Integrity

Operating address:
Level 2, Henty House
Civic Square
Tasmania 7250
Mailing address:
PO BOX 1329
Launceston, Tasmania 7250


03 6777 1900


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