Jockey Licence - Victoria


You will require this licence if you are a jockey and intend to ride horses in official races, trials or events. There are four forms of licence:

  • apprentice jockey
  • racing jockey
  • jumps jockey
  • picnic jockey.

Interstate or international jockeys must apply for a visiting jockey licence.

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, you must:

  • have completed the required qualification
  • be of good character
  • submit the required form
  • pay the prescribed fee.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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

Act(s) name

Racing Act 1958 Victoria

Administering agency

Racing Victoria

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:

Licensing Officer

Racing Victoria

Operating address: 400 Epsom Road
Flemington, Victoria 3031
Phone: 03 9258 4258
Phone: 1300 139 401
Fax: 03 9258 4326
Website: (Opens in new window)

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