Registration of a Greyhound as a Sire (Greyhound Racing) - New South Wales


A greyhound should not be used as a sire unless it is registered. A sire is a male greyhound used for breeding. The granting of this registration is conditional on the greyhound being in the control of 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.

When registration has been granted, you will be provided with a unique identification number.

Please be aware that that you must comply with the specified rules and your registration 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 the owner of the greyhound or another authorised person
  • provide a DNA fingerprint analysis
  • provide a fertility test
  • provide all documents and other items in relation to the sire for inspection (if required)
  • complete the prescribed form
  • pay the prescribed fee.

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1250.00 Registration of a National Stud Sire.
Apply Application All $175.00

Application for DNA fingerprinting.

Act(s) name

Greyhound Racing Act 2017 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Greyhound Racing Rules NSW

Administering agency

Greyhound Racing NSW

Contact details

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


Greyhound Racing NSW

Operating address: Building B
1 Homebush Bay Drive
Mailing address: PO BOX 170
Concord West, New South Wales 2138
Phone: 02 8767 0500
Fax: 02 9764 6244
Website: Greyhound Racing NSW (Opens in new window)