Studmaster Licence (Harness Racing) - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to operate as a studmaster. Studmasters breed horses intended for harness racing, and each horse involved in the breeding must have a studmaster.

This licence allows you to:

  • take responsibility for the care and control of horses at a stud
  • take responsibility for breeding activities at a stud, other than those for which an artificial breeding technician is responsible.

Please be aware that:

  • all horses intended for breeding must be registered
  • you must comply with the specified rules and your licence may be subject to conditions.

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 at least 18 years of age
  • submit the application form
  • pay the required fee
  • provide all relevant documentation required by the Agency.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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


Other resources

Act(s) name

Racing Act 1999 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Australian Harness Racing Rules Australian Capital Territory

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.