About the Office of Racing Integrity

​​​The Office of Racing Integrity is responsible for maintaining the probity and integrity of the thoroughbred, harness and greyhound racing in Tasmania. Racing Integrity is a division of the Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania​.

The General Manager of Racing Integrity is appointed to the statutory role of Director of Racing. Find out more about the functions, responsibilities and powers of the statutory role of Director.

Mission Statement

The Office of Racing Integrity contributes to a healthy, growing and competitive racing and breeding industry by ensuring that it is safe, fair and credible.

In this topic

  • Contacts
    Contacts for the Office of Racing Integrity.
  • Director of Racing
    Lists the functions, responsibilities and powers of the Director of Racing.
  • Bookmakers
    ORI on behalf of the Director of Racing, administers, licenses and regulates the operations of Tasmanian on-course bookmakers in accordance with sections 6 & 7 of the Racing Regulation Act 2004.
  • Stewards
    ORI is responsible for the provision of Stipendiary Stewards for the three codes of racing.
  • Registration and Licensing
    ORI is responsible for the registration of standardbred (harness) race horses, racing greyhounds and greyhound industry participants. Racing Integrity licenses harness and thoroughbred racing participants.
  • Operations Area
    The Racing Office is responsible for a number of tasks for the Harness and Greyhound Racing Industries.
  • Payment of Fines
    Fines payment policy and how to pay a fine.
  • Useful Links
    Useful links for the racing industry.
  • Media Releases
    Links to recent media releases from the Office of Racing Integrity.
  • Licensing Panel Dates
  • PIP Statement
  • Reports and Industry Information