Registration as a Farrier - Tasmania


You will require this registration if you intend to shoe or plate any thoroughbreds being trained by a trainer for the purpose of racing.

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

In order to be eligible for registration you must:

  • Submit a Consent to Release Criminal Record form (if you are over 18 years of age);
  • Provide Certificate or Letter of Competency from Farriers Association;
  • Submit the required forms and supporting documentation; and
  • Pay the prescribed fees.

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




Expires on 31 July.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Licence Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Task Resources
Apply Application for Registration as a Farrier - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Approval Time

14 days.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Office of Racing Integrity

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Racing Services

Operating address: Henty House
Level 2
1 Civic Square
Launceston, Tasmania 7250
Mailing address: PO BOX 1329
Launceston, Tasmania 7250
Phone: 03 6777 1900
Fax: 03 6336 2484
Website: Office of Racing Integrity (Opens in new window)