Registration of a Greyhound as a Sire (Greyhound Racing) - Australian Capital Territory


A greyhound should not be used as a sire unless it is registered. A sire is a male greyhound used for breeding.

The granting of this registration is conditional on the greyhound being in the control of a stud master. A stud master is the person who will be held responsible for supervising the mating activities of greyhounds. This includes the care, control and / or custody of the sire.

When registration has been granted, you will be provided with a unique identification number.

Please be aware that that you must comply with the specified rules and your registration 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 registration you must:

  • Be the owner of the greyhound or another authorised person;
  • Provide a DNA fingerprint analysis;
  • Provide a fertility test;
  • Provide all documents and other items in relation to the sire for inspection (if required);
  • Complete the prescribed form; and
  • Pay the prescribed fee.

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1200.00 -
Apply Application All $160.00

DNA fingerprints.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application to Register a National Stud Sire - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Apply All Application for DNA Fingerprinting of a Greyhound - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Greyhound Racing Rules - PDF (Opens in new window)
Comply All The Breeding Process at a Glance - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Racing Act 1999 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Greyhound Racing Rules ACT

Administering agency

Greyhound Racing NSW

Contact details

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


Greyhound Racing NSW

Operating address: Building B
1 Homebush Bay Drive
Mailing address: PO Box 170
Concord West
New South Wales 2138
Phone: 02 8767 0500
Fax: 02 9764 6244