Horse Racing Industry Occupational Licences and Registrations - Victoria


You will be required to be licensed if you intend to work in the thoroughbred horse racing industry as a jockey, rider's agent, trainer or farrier. You will be required to be registered if you intend to be a stable employee.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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 licensing or registration you must:

  • have completed the required training and/or qualifications (required for a trainer, jockey and farrier)
  • pay the required fees
  • complete and submit the required forms
  • submit any required documentation.


As specified on the licence or registration.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees may vary. Please contact the responsible agency for more information.

Administering agency

Racing Victoria

Contact details

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

Licensing Officer

Racing Victoria

Operating address: 400 Epsom Road
Flemington, Victoria 3031
Phone: 03 9258 4258
Fax: 03 9258 4326
Other: 1300 139 401
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