Studmaster Licence (Harness Racing) - New South Wales


In order to breed horses intended for harness racing in NSW, each horse involved in the breeding must have a studmaster. You will require this licence to operate as a studmaster.

This licence allows you to:

  • take responsibility for the care and control of horses at a stud
  • take responsibility for breeding activities at a stud, other than those for which an artificial breeding technician is responsible.

Please be aware that:

  • all horses intended for breeding must be registered
  • you must comply with the specified rules and your licence 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 licence you must:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • submit the application form
  • pay the required fee
  • provide all relevant documentation required by the Agency.


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Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All You do not need to pay any fees.

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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