Rules

Proposed Rules

Rule

Description

Consultation Closes

Feedback To:

     

Rule

AR2

 

Amend to include Laboratory of Racing Chemistry, Tochigi, Japan (reserve portion/B sample analysis) in the definition of “Official Racing Laboratory”

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR170

 

Amend rule

Consultation – 12 Nov 2019 – AR

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

Prohibited List A & B thresholds

Amend rule

Consultation – 12 Nov 2019 – AR

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

Prohibited List A & B thresholds

Amend rule

Consultation – 12 Nov 2019 – AR

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR184

Amend rule

Consultation – 12 Nov 2019 – AR

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR219

Amend rule

Consultation – 12 Nov 2019 – AR

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR121

Amend rule

Consultation – 12 Nov 2019 – AR

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR227 (b)

Amend rule

Consultation – 12 Nov 2019 – AR

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

Local Rules (Thoroughbred Racing)

Amend rule

Consultation – 12 Nov 2019 – Local Rules

10 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR2

 

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – ARR

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR86

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – ARR

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR87

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – ARR

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR143

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – ARR

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR231

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – ARR

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR257A

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – ARR

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

AR270A

Amend rule

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – ARR

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

Local Rule 37 and 64.A (Thoroughbred Racing)

Amend rules

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – Local Rules

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

 

Rule

Local Rules - TDT (Thoroughbred Racing)

Amend rules

Consultation – 14 Nov 2019 – Local Rules

11 December 2019

Ross Gove (rgove@racingqueensland.com.au)

Rules Recently Introduced

Rule

Description

Date of Introduction

New Rewritten Version - Australian Rules of Racing

Previous Australian Rules of Racing replaced in their entirety. See Rule Book link above.

1 March 2019

AR.1A

Amend rule

11 February 2019

AR.14B

Amend rule

11 February 2019

AR.54

Delete and replaced rule

11 February 2019

AR.87

Amend rule

11 February 2019

TOR Rules Appendix 1

Amend rule

11 February 2019

TOR Rule 6(5)

Insert new rule

11 February 2019

Rule 178E(1)

Amended Rule

12 October 2018

47(3)(b)

Amended Rule

12 October 2018

Local Rule 1- definitions of "Provincial", "Country" and "Metropolitan"

Amended the definitions of "Provincial", "Country" and "Metropolitan"

1 July 2019

Local Rule 8

Amended Rule

1 July 2019

Local Rule 56

Amended Rule

1 July 2019

TOR Rule 3  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Definition of ‘Bullying’ in Rule 1 and Rule 175(x)  

Inserted new definition of ‘Bullying’ in Rule 1 and Amended Rule 175(x)

1 August 2018

Rule 8E(1)  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 56AA  

Inserted new rule

1 August 2018

Rule 64  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 80E(3) and Rule 177B(7)    

Inserted new rules

1 August 2018

Rule 87A(2)  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 134A  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 135  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 137A  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 137AB  

Inserted new rule

1 August 2018

Rule 140(a)  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 141A(1)  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 143  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

Rule 175D  

Inserted new rule

1 August 2018

Rule 177C, Rule AR.178, Rule 178G and Rule 200A  

Amended rule 177C, Amended Rule AR.178, repeal Rule 178G and Amended Rule 200A

1 August 2018

Rule 178F(2)  

Amended rule

1 August 2018

TOR Standard Training Agreement

Agreement amended

1 August 2018

TOR Co-Owner Agreement

Agreement amended

1 August 2018

AR.178EA

Updated notice of screening limits for therapeutic substances

13 July 2018

AR.14B

Amend Rule

1 January 2018

LR.64A(2)

Amend Rule

22 December 2017

LR.22(f)

Rule deleted

23 October 2017

LR.129

New rule inserted

23 October 2017

LR.75

Rule Deleted

1 July 2017

LR.64A(2)

Rule amended

1 July 2017

TOR Rules

New rules inserted

1 August 2017

TOR LR.119 - LR.128

New rules inserted

1 August 2017

LR.35(3)

Rule Deleted

10 Febraury 2017

AR.137A(5)

Rule amended

24 Febraury 2017

AR.69A

Rule amended

24 Febraury 2017

AR.69

Rule amended

24 Febraury 2017

AR.28

Rule amended

24 Febraury 2017

AR.1A

Rule amended

24 Febraury 2017

AR.178EA

Screening Limits for Therapeutic Substances

1 July 2016

AR.64H and 64N

Delete exisiting AR.64h and insert new AR.64H, insert new AR.64N

1 September 2016

AR.1 AR.14B AR.15 AR.54A AR.64J AR.64JA

New Foal and Owner Registration Rules

In a move to safeguard the integrity of racing and enhance the industry's commitment to animal welfare, Racing Australia has introduced national rules that require unnamed horses and their owners to be identified and subject to the Australian Rules of Racing.

This means a foal will not be accepted into the Australian Stud Book unless Foal Ownership Declaration Forms have been submitted by all beneficial owners. Additional Infromation:

1 September 2016

AR.64M

Enforcement of corticosteroid rule

1 September 2016

AR.1 AR.177B(5)

Definition of Possession

1 September 2016

AR.140(a)(a)

Reporting by jockey of incident occurring on track

1 September 2016

AR.81B AR.81BB

Prohibited Substances

Full spelling of prohibited substances MDMA and MDEA has been corrected 

1 September 2016

AR.134B

Horses Gaining an advantage at the start

It is necessary to have flexibility within the rules to enable the stewards to declare a horse which obtains an unfair start a non-starter, rather than for the focus to be on the horses which were disadvantaged at the start (or for the race to be voided).

1 September 2016

AR.1
AR.92(2)

Restricted Listed Races

Restricted Listed races have been placed on an equal pairing to Listed races in regard to eligibility. (Restricted Listed races are races held by sales companies for horses sold exclusively through their companies eg, Magic Millions.) AR.1 

1 September
2016

AR.137A(2)

Padded Whips at Trackwork

1 September
2016

AR.196(5)

Party to stomach-tubing of a horse

1 September 2016

AR.178A
AR.178A(3)

Treatment of a horse on course, post-race

1 September 2016

AR.175(j)
AR.175A

Clarification of existing powers

1 September 2016

AR.47(3)

Shockwave therapy and eligibility to race

1 September 2016

AR.178C(1)(l) 

Cobalt thresholds for plasma and urine

1 September 2016

AR.28

Sale of a horse

5 December 2016

AR.103

Amendments to AR.103

5 December 2016

AR.69(c)

Amendments to AR.69(c)

5 December 2016

AR.177B(2)

Three new categories of substance in the re-ordered list in AR.177B(2)

5 December 2016

AR.64N

Seven clear day rule for vaccinations

As a vaccinated horse could present OH&S and integrity concerns, it is undesirable to have horses in competition inside seven clear days of such vaccinations.

5 December 2016