Veterinarian Licence (Thoroughbred Racing) - New South Wales


You will require this licence if you are a veterinarian and intend to provide veterinary services to a horse in training and / or competing in thoroughbred racing in NSW.

Please be aware that the only exception to this requirement is in emergency circumstances where the health or welfare of a horse is at risk if veterinary services are not provided immediately.

Please be aware that that you must comply with the specified 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 licence you must be a licensed veterinarian.

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


1 year.


30 June.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

No fees are required.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Licence - Veterinarian - PDF

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Rules of Racing of Racing NSW - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Thoroughbred Racing Act 1996 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Rules of Racing of Racing NSW NSW

Administering agency

Racing NSW

Contact details

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


Racing NSW

Mailing address: Level 7, 51 Druitt St
New South Wales 2000
Phone: 02 9551 7500
Fax: 02 9551 7501