Registration as a Studmaster (Greyhound Racing) - New South Wales


You will need this registration if you intend to act as a stud master. A stud master is the person who will be held responsible for supervising the mating activities of greyhounds. This includes the care, control and / or custody of the sire.

Please be aware that:

  • male greyhounds must be registered as stud sires before they can breed in Australia (stud sire registration is administered through a national controlling body)
  • you will need to maintain a service notice book when issued with this registration, where you are required to keep a record of all activities
  • you are need to lodge a notice of service within 14 days of the first mating service
  • you must comply with the specified rules and your registration 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 registration, you must:

  • be a registered owner, trainer or owner / trainer of greyhounds
  • pass an interview / questionnaire
  • have your kennels / property inspected by the agency.


One or three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

New application fees:

  • one year - $139.00
  • three year - $227.00.
Fees for 2022-23
Renew Renewal All

Renewal fees:

  • 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


Your completed application must include a national criminal history record check, a certified colour passport size photo, a certified copy of driver's licence, passport or birth certificate, a vet reference and accompanied by 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.