Harness racing licences and registrations - Queensland


You need to hold the appropriate licence or registration to participate in harness racing in Queensland. The following categories of licence or registration are available:

  • bookmaker licence (all codes)
  • bookmaker clerk licence (all codes)
  • trainer grade A and B licence
  • driver grade A, B and C licence
  • stable-hand licence
  • registration of colours
  • registration of sire and stud premises
  • naming, leases and transfers of ownership
  • syndicate registration.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Depending on your category of licence or registration, there are different prerequisites that need to be fulfilled before your application can be approved.


Syndicate registrations do not expire. All other licences and registrations will remain in effect for a period ranging from 12 to 36 months.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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You can find the current fees here.


You cannot transfer these licences / registrations.

Administering agency

Queensland Racing Integrity Commission

Contact details

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

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