Artificial Breeding Technician / Station Licence (Harness Racing) - New South Wales


If you intend to become involved in the artificial breeding of harness race horses, you will require a licence. Artificial breeding consists of the use of techniques and procedures used to produce planned pregnancy of horses. All premises used as an artificial breeding station must be licensed.

All artificial breeding technicians must also be licensed. This licence authorises you to carry out the techniques and procedures involved in artificial breeding. This licence is generally granted to a registered veterinary surgeon. If you are not a registered veterinary surgeon, you may apply to carry out all techniques and procedures of artificial breeding apart from those relating to embryo transfer.

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

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


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Other resources

Act(s) name

Harness Racing Act 2009 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Australian Harness Racing Rules New South Wales

Administering agency

Harness Racing New South Wales

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries Officer

Harness Racing New South Wales

Mailing address: PO BOX 1034
Bankstown, New South Wales 1885
Mailing address: 22 Meredith Street
New South Wales 2200
Phone: 02 9722 6600
Fax: 02 9551 7501
Website: Harness Racing New South Wales (Opens in new window)