Rules of Harness Racing - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with these rules if you take part in any event or matter related to the harness racing industry. The rules cover topics such as:

  • registration of clubs
  • eligibility of horses
  • required racing standards
  • meetings and races
  • licences
  • general offences.

Please note that the rules may be amended from time to time. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

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Comply All Rules of Harness Racing - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Racing and Wagering Western Australia Act 2003 WA

Administering agency

Racing and Wagering Western Australia

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Head Office

Racing and Wagering Western Australia

Operating address: 14 Hasler Road
Osborne Park
Western Australia 6017
Phone: 08 9445 5445
Fax: 08 9445 3074