Rules of Thoroughbred Racing - Western Australia


You will need to comply with these rules to take part in any event or matter related to the thoroughbred racing industry. The rules cover topics such as:

  • powers of racing authorities
  • registration of horses
  • registration of clubs and meetings
  • leases
  • entry of horses into races
  • trainers
  • weights, penalties and allowances.

The rules may be amended from time to time.

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

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Rules of Thoroughbred Racing - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Racing and Wagering Western Australia Act 2003 Western Australia

Administering agency

Racing and Wagering Western Australia

Contact details

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