Studs and Sire Registration (Harness Racing) - New South Wales


You will require this registration if you intend to either:

  • use a place as a stud
  • use a stallion as a sire.

A stud is an establishment where horses are kept for breeding. A sire is a male horse used for breeding.

Please be aware that you must comply with the rules of harness racing 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:

  • your application is to be made within the time, in the manner and form, and be accompanied by such documentation, information and fees as determined by the Agency
  • you and / or the studmaster must be older than 18 years
  • unless the material is already on file with the Agency, you must provide certified extracts of your birth and police records
  • you must provide a certificate from a veterinary surgeon approved by the Agency that supports the registration of a place as a stud and / or supports the registration of a stallion as a sire.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

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

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