Race Course Licence - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to hold race-meetings for horse racing, harness racing or greyhound racing at a race course.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • submit an application of the approved form
  • have an appropriate location and suitable facilities
  • provide any documentation as required by the Minister.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


The duration of this licence remains in force until cancelled or surrendered.



Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.



Application for a Race Course Licence - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.



Please lodge a request directly with the Agency.

Administering agency

Racing Victoria

Act(s) name

Racing Act 1958 (Victoria)

Contact details

Licensing Officer
Racing Victoria

Operating address:
400 Epsom Road
Flemington, Victoria 3031


03 9258 4258


1300 139 401


03 9258 4326


https://rv.racing.com/ Opens in a new browser window


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