Rules of Thoroughbred Racing - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You may be required to comply with these rules if you intend to participate in the thoroughbred racing industry. There are two sets of rules that you may need to comply with, the ACT Local Rules of Racing and the Australian Rules of Racing. The rules include requirements for:

  • Owners, trainers, riders, apprentices, bookmakers and all associated staff;
  • The conduct of racing;
  • Race field standards;
  • The drawing of barriers;
  • Telephone betting;
  • Sports betting;
  • Choosing racing colours; and
  • The procedure for appealing an official decision.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Thoroughbred Park

Contact details

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

General Enquiries

Mailing address: PO BOX 275
Mitchell, Australian Capital Territory 2911
Phone: 02 62040000
Fax: 02 62415697
Email: canberraracing@thoroughbredpark.com.au