Registration as a Greyhound Attendant - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to handle greyhounds for the purpose of either:

  • competing in a race or event conducted by any Greyhound Industry Racing Authorities
  • presentation and preparation for racing and parading.

An attendant is authorised to own, catch and handle registered greyhounds. All applications are made through FastTrack and require the applicant to be a member of Greyhound Racing Victoria.

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 registration you must:

  • be at least 14 years old
  • complete a Certificate 1 accreditation of the Racing Industry Training Package (Greyhounds) or other recognised qualification
  • complete and submit all the relevant forms
  • pay the required fees
  • comply with the Board's rules.

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


1 year or 3 years.


30th June.



(One year). Fees for 2016-17.


(Three years). Fees for 2016-17.



Greyhound Attendant Registration Application - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.



The application process:

  • Read through the assessment units and complete the assessment forms for becoming an attendant;
  • Complete an application form to become an attendant;
  • Complete a tax compliance form; and
  • Submit all of the above forms along with your registration fee and passport photograph to the Agency.

Approval time

2 working days.

Administering agency

Greyhound Racing Victoria

Act(s) name

Racing Act 1958 (Victoria)

Contact details

Greyhound Racing Victoria


03 8329 1100


03 8329 1000


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