Rules

Current Rule Books

Local Rules of Racing (All codes) - Bookmaker Betting

Australian Harness Racing Rules with RQ notice and annexures (as at 28.08.2018)

Local Rules of Racing (Harness Racing)

Australian Trotting Stud Book Regulations

Mini-Trotter Rules

Historical versions of the local Rule

Local Rules of Racing (Harness Racing) (as at 26.06.17)

Proposed Rules

Rule

Description

Consultation Closes

Feedback To:

196C

New Rule

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

254A (1)

Repeal

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

254A (2)

Repeal

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

254A (3)

Repeal

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Dictionary – Therapeutic Substance definition

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

41(1)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

90A(1.9)(a)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

90A(3.4)(a)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

91(4)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

96A(4)(b)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

100(2)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

101C

New Rule

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

119A(2)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

141(1)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

163(2)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

172(1)

Repeal

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

172(2)

Repeal

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

176(6)

New Sub-Rule

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

188A(1)(a)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

188B

New Rule

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

190A(2)(c)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

194

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

196C(3)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

196C(4)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

196C(4)

Renumber to 196C(5)

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

202

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

203

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

204

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

218A

New Rule

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

218B

New Rule

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

230

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

235B

New Rule

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

259(1)(a)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

259(1)k)

New Sub-Rule

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

267(2)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

273(2)

Amend

15 February 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

93(2)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

188A(1)(b)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

190A(2)(s)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

190A(2)(s) to 190A(2)(t)

Renumber

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

190A(2)(t)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Bisphosphonates

New heading

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

190AB(1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (6)

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Blood Doping

New heading

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

254A(1), (2), (3), (4)

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Dictionary - Driver

Definition

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Dictionary - Artificial Breeding, Australian Trotting Stud Book, Breeder, Foal Died, Foreign horse, Keeper of the Stud Book, Live Foal, Registrar, Sample

Add

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

6(1)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

14(2)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

26(1), (4), (5)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Eligibility for registration and naming

Amend heading

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

93(1), (3)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

93(5), (6), (7), (8), (9)

New rules

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

94(1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (6)

Amend rules

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

95(7) to 95(8)

Renumber

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

95(4), (5), (6), (7)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Naming and registration – Foreign horses

 

New heading

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

95A

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

95AB

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

96A(3) to 96A(3)(a)

Renumber

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

96A(3)(b)

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

96A(4)(a)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

141(1) to 141(1)(a)

Renumber

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

141(1)(b)

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

155A

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

163(1)(b) to 163(1)(b)(i)

Renumber

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

163(1)(b)(ii)

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

170(3)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

170(3) to 170(4)

Renumber

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Offences – relating to mobile phone use

New heading

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

172(1), (2), (3)

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

173(4)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

preamble to 190AA(4)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

190AB(6) to 190AB(8)

Renumber

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

190AB(6). (7)

New rules

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

194

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

194A

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

201(2)

Amend

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

201(3), (4)

New rules

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

preamble to 251

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

preamble to 251A

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

252E

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

273(3)

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Section 18

Amend heading

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Australian Trotting Stud Book

New heading

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

280A

New rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – AHRR

12 December 2019

David Brick (dbrick@racingqueensland.com.au)

Adopted/Amended rules

Rule

Description

Implementation Date

Amend rule 156(1)(a)

Rule amended

1 September 2018

Amend rule 156(2)  

Rule amended 

1 September 2018

Amend rule 156(4)  

Rule amended 

1 September 2018

Repeal rule 156(4)(a)  

Rule repealed  

1 September 2018

Repeal rule 156(4)(b)  

Rule repealed  

1 September 2018

Repeal rule 156(4)(c)  

Rule repealed 

1 September 2018

Repeal rule 156(4)(e)  

Rule repealed 

1 September 2018

Repeal rule 156(4)(h)  

Rule repealed  

1 September 2018

Repeal rule 156(8)

Rule repealed 

1 September 2018

Repeal rule 156(9)  

Rule repealed 

1 September 2018

Renumber existing rule 156(4)(g) to 156(4)(b)  

Renumbered existing rule 156(4)(g) to 156(4)(b) 

1 September 2018

Renumber existing rule 156(4)(d) to 156(4)(c)  

Renumbered existing rule 156(4)(d) to 156(4)(c)

1 September 2018

Renumber existing rule 156(4)(f) to 156(4)(a)

Renumbered existing rule  156(4)(f) to 156(4)(a)

1 September 2018

Renumber existing rule 156(10) to 156(8)

Renumbered existing rule 156(10) to 156(8) 

1 September 2018

Rule: 170(1)

Rule amended: A driver shall, throughout the course of a race, drive with both feet in the rests of the sulky, unless he is activating approved gear.

1 November 2016

Rule: 188A(2)(k)

Rule amended: Cobalt at a concentration at or below 100 micrograms per litre in urine or 25 micrograms per litre in plasma.

1 November 2016

New Local Rule: 13A(5)

New local rule inserted: The driver of a horse in a race at a meeting must not dress in colours or clothing that displays branding, logos or third party names without the prior written approval of the Racing Queensland Board

10 Febraury, 2017

Rule: 25(1)-(2), 49(4), 91(1), 101(3)-(4), 101B, 128(1)-(4), 135(1), 153(2)-(3), 159A(8), 194 and 240

Rules Amended

10 Febraury 2017

Rule: 45(5)-(6) and 141(4)

New Rules Inserted

10 Febraury 2017

Rule: 128(4) to 141(4), 153(4) to 153(3) and 273(7) to 45(5)

Rules Renumbered

10 Febraury 2017

Rule: 153(3), 25A(1)-(3) and 270

Rule Deleted

10 Febraury 2017

Rule: Local Rule 9

Rule Deleted.

1 July 2017

Reg 4(b)

Rule Amended

23 October 2017

Reg 1 - definition of 'Microchip'

Amend Definition

23 October 2017

HRA.94(1)

Rule Amended

23 October 2017

HRA definition of 'Controlling Body'

Amend Definition

23 October 2017

HRA definition of 'Microchip'

New Definition

23 October 2017

Rule: 90A(2.8), 103B, 149(4), 152(2), 162(1)(l), 162(1)(www), 163(1)(c), 163(5), 170(1), 188A(2)(k), 190B(1)(b)(ii), 194, 196B(2)(b) and 220

Rules Amended

3 May 2018

Rule: 152(3), 156(4)(h) and 297(9)

Insert new rules

3 May 2018

Rule: 152(3) to 152(4), 152(4) to 152(5), 152(5) to 152(6), 297(9) to 297(10)

Rules renumbered

3 May 2018

Rules 44(1), (2), (3), (4) and (5)

Rules repealed

10 July 2018

Definition of "Graduation Race" in rule 2.12 of the Australian Handicapping Rules

Definition amended

1 August 2018

Definition of "Stakemoney" in rule 2.22 of the Australian Handicapping Rules

Definition amended

1 August 2018