Race Information

What is Queensland race information?

Queensland race information is the use of information that identifies, or is capable of identifying any of the following:

  • the name, number or time of an intended race to be held at a race meeting at a licensed venue in Queensland;
  • the name or number of a licensed animal that has been nominated for, or that will otherwise take part in, an intended race to be held at a race meeting at a licensed venue in Queensland;
  • the name or number of a licensed animal that has been scratched or withdrawn from an intended race to be held at a race meeting at a licensed venue in Queensland;
  • the name or number of a rider, or trainer, of a licensed animal that has been nominated for, or that will otherwise take part in, an intended race to be held at a race meeting at a licensed venue in Queensland;
  • the outcome of a race held at a race meeting at a licensed venue in Queensland.

Authority for use of Queensland race information

Section 133 of the Racing Act 2002 (Qld) provides that it is an offence for a licensed wagering operator to use Queensland race information without an authority.  A licensed wagering operator may apply for an authority to use Queensland race information. 

If you would like to use, or continue to use Queensland race information you must apply for an authority. The next authority period will be for a period of 18 months from 1 January 2018 to 30 June 2019.

An application fee of $150 is payable for applicants that have not previously held an authority to use Queensland race information.

To apply for an authority, please:

  1. complete the online application form available at http://www.qldraceinfo.com.au/application-form; and,
  2. if you have not previously held an authority, make payment of the application fee of $150.

Please contact wagering@racingqueensland.com.au if you require a hardcopy application form or if you have any questions regarding the application process.  Completed hardcopy application forms can be returned to RQ by email, post or fax.  Our contact information is set out below:

Email:
wagering@racingqueensland.com.au

Post:
Race Information Application
Racing Queensland
PO Box 63
SANDGATE QLD 4017

Fax:
(07) 3269 6404

General Conditions for the use of Queensland race information

Authorised wagering operators are required to comply with the General Conditions for the use of Queensland race information. Racing Queensland (RQ) has updated the General Conditions and the new terms will take effect from 1 January 2018. 

AUTHORISED WAGERING SERVICE PROVIDERS

Please see attached a list of wagering service providers authorised to use Queensland race information for the period from 1 Jan 2018 to 30 June 2019:

 List of authorised wagering operators (as at 28 March 2018)

 

general conditions

General Conditions effective from 1 January 2018:

Conditions Effective 1 January 2018 

To assist you to see the updates RQ has made to the General Conditions, a comparison of the General Conditions effective from 1 March 2017 against the new General Conditions effective from 1 January 2018:

Comparison - Conditions effective 1 March 2017 against 1 Jan 2018 

General conditions for previous authority periods:

Conditions Effective 1 January 2017
Conditions Effective 1 March 2017

further information

Thoroughbred Premium Race Meeting List

Authorised Operators OVER $5M Submission Template

Authorised Operators UNDER $5M Submission Template

Authorised Operator OVER $5M FTP - How To Instructions

Minimum Bet Limits