Licence for Owner / Trainer / Attendant (Greyhound Racing) - New South Wales

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to become an attendant, owner or trainer of greyhounds in NSW. The following variations of licence are available:

  • Train a Greyhound: you will require this licence if you intend to train greyhounds for racing.
  • Train and own a Greyhound: this licence type allows you to train and race greyhounds which you either own outright or part own. If you are a member of a syndicate or partnership you can train and race greyhounds owned by that particular group. If you are a current attendant and 18 years or older you may apply for an owner / trainer licence at any time.
  • Greyhound Attendant: this licence type allows you to handle, box, catch and generally assist a trainer at a track on race days. The minimum age for an attendant licence is 15 years of age. However, at 15 years of age you can only work for a licensed family member and you must forward a written reference from your parent/s or guardian supporting your application.

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

Service type

Licence

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 old
  • have a certificate of completion for registration knowledge test.

Duration

One or three years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Attendant:

  • one year - $81.00
  • three year - $105.00.
Fees for 2022-23
Apply Application All -

Owner / trainer:

  • one year - $104.00
  • three year - $153.00.
Fees for 2022-23
Apply Application All -

Public trainer:

  • one year - $139.00
  • three year - $227.00.
Fees for 2022-23
Apply Application All $50.00

Naming Application (online). Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $45.00

Greyhound lease. Fees for 2022-23

General Duplicate Certificate All $15.00

Fees for 2022-23

Renew Renewal All -

Attendant:

  • one year - $22.00
  • three year - $46.00.
Fees for 2022-23
Renew Renewal All -

Owner / trainer:

  • one year - $45.00
  • three year - $94.00.
Fees for 2022-23
Renew Renewal All -

Public trainer:

  • one year - $80.00
  • three year - $168.00.
Fees for 2022-23

Act(s) name

Greyhound Racing Act 2017 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Greyhound Racing Rules New South Wales

Application process

Apply

You must provide:

  • National Police History Check
  • certified colour passport size photo
  • certified copy of driver's licence, passport or birth certificate
  • the appropriate fee.

Approval time

Within 10 business days

Administering agency

Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission

Contact details

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