Registration as a Bookmaker's Clerk (Harness Racing) - New South Wales


You will require this registration if you intend to work as a bookmaker's clerk at harness racing meetings in NSW.

A bookmaker's clerk is any person who, on a race course or sports ground, assists a bookmaker in the bookmaker's business, such as by recording or accepting money for bets or paying or recording payment of winning bets.

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

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • be 18 years of age or over
  • pay the relevant application fee
  • submit the application form and all documentation required by the Agency.

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


12 months.


30 June each year.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $10.00
Renew Renewal All $10.00

Act(s) name

Harness Racing Act 2009 New South Wales

Application process


You must attach a passport sized photograph of yourself to your completed application. Licence fees must be paid at the time of application.

Approval time

7 days.

Administering agency

Harness Racing New South Wales

Contact details

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

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)