Bookmaker's Clerk Licence (Harness Racing) - Australian Capital Territory


You will require this licence if you intend to work as a bookmaker's clerk at harness racing meetings in the Australian Capital Territory.

A bookmaker's clerk is any person who, on a race course or sports ground, assists a bookmaker in the bookmaker's business, such as by recording or accepting money for bets or paying or recording payment of winning bets.

Please be aware that that you must comply with the relevant rules and your licence may be subject to conditions.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

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:

  • Be 18 years of age or over;
  • Pay the relevant application fee; and
  • Submit the application form and all documentation required by the Agency.

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


12 months.


30 June each year.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $130.00

Act(s) name

Racing Act 1999 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Australian Harness Racing Rules ACT

Application process


You must attach a passport sized photograph of yourself to your completed application. Licence fees must be paid at the time of application.

Administering agency

Harness Racing NSW

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Harness Racing NSW

Operating address: 22 Meredith St
New South Wales 2200
Mailing address: PO Box 1034
New South Wales 1885
Phone: 02 9722 6600
Fax: 02 8580 5792