Office of Racing

The Office of Racing is responsible for developing and managing racing governance frameworks, and supporting the growth and economic viability of racing in New South Wales. This includes managing the relationships between government and the three industry controlling bodies, Racing NSW (thoroughbreds), Harness Racing NSW (standardbreds/harness) and Greyhound Racing NSW (greyhounds).

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  1. About the Office of Racing

    About us

    Learn more about the role of the Office of Racing, the Minister for Racing and the legislation that governs thoroughbred, harness and greyhound racing in NSW

  2. Thoroughbred racing

    Thoroughbred racing

    Learn about how thoroughbred racing is regulated in NSW

  3. Harness racing

    Harness racing

    Learn about how harness racing is regulated in NSW

  4. Greyhound racing

    Greyhound racing

    Read about key reforms to the greyhound industry in NSW

  5. News

    Media releases

    Read the Office of Racing media releases issued prior to 1 April 2017