Approval to Hold a Non-Thoroughbred Horse Race - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this approval if you are not a registered racing club or Approved Racing Organisation (ARO) but you intend to hold a horse race for a stake, prize or betting purposes.

This approval does not cover the holding of a thoroughbred horse race or a harness race. This approval may be issued with conditions attached. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • Not be a registered racing club;
  • Not be eligible to apply to become a registered racing club; and
  • Ensure there is no Approved Racing Organisation eligible to hold the race.

You must provide with your application:

  • A copy of the rules under which you propose to hold races;
  • Details of the kinds of races to be held;
  • Details of the racecourse, or racecourses where races are to be held; and
  • Any other information requested by Racing and Wagering Western Australia for the purposes of a proper consideration of the application.

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

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Approval to Hold a Non-Thoroughbred Horse Race - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Racing and Wagering Western Australia

Act(s) name

Racing Restriction Act 2003 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Licensing and Registration
Racing and Wagering Western Australia


Operating address:
14 Hasler Road WA
Osborne Park
Western Australia 6017
Mailing address:
14 Hasler Road WA
Osborne Park
Western Australia 6017

Phone:

08 94455558

Fax:

08 94455586
licreginfo@rwwa.com.au

Supporting information

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