Horse Racing Licensing and Registration - Northern Territory


If you wish to be involved in horse racing, you will need to be registered or licensed.

You will need registration or to be licensed to:

  • be an owner
  • trainer
  • bookmaker
  • trainer
  • jockey.

The Thoroughbred Racing Northern Territory body is responsible for all licensing and registration.

Service type


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




Please use the contact details below for information on forms to be submitted.

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:

Manager Compliance, Gambling & Racing

Racing Commission

Operating address: Level 3, NAB House
71 Smith Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: GPO Box 1154
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 0889991312
Fax: 0889997498