Greyhound Owners / Trainers Registration - Northern Territory


You will need to apply for registration if you train greyhounds and charge a fee for your service in the Northern Territory.

As a registered greyhound trainer, you must abide by the following rules:

  • abide by the directions of greyhound club officials and stewards at race meeting
  • correctly handle greyhounds in public areas
  • ensure people assisting in greyhound training or handling greyhounds is registered as an owner, trainer or attendant. 

You must disclose any previous racing disqualifications or other disciplinary actions and previous fines or criminal history.

If you are upgrading your licence from a greyhound owner/trainer to a public trainer, you must also sit and pass a written test before you submit your application.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.


Valid for up to 2 years.


Expires on 28 February each year.


Greyhound attendant registration fees:

  • application - $10.00
  • renewal - $10.00.
Fees for 2020-21.

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Owner registration fees:

  • application (individual) - $20.00
  • renewal (individual) - $20.00
  • application (syndicate) - $20.00
  • renewal (syndicate) - $20.00.
Fees for 2020-21.
Apply Application All

Trainer registration fees:

  • application - $40.00
  • renewal - $40.00.
Fees for 2020-21.

Act(s) name

Racing and Betting Act 1983 Northern Territory

Regulation(s) name

Racing and Betting Regulations 1984 Northern Territory

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Racing Commission

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries

Racing Commission

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Operating address: NAB Building
Ground floor 3
71 Smith Street
Darwin, Northern Territory 0800
Contact us other: 08 8999 1800
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