Rules & Policies


HRA National Rules
HRA Rule Amendment Effective 1 April 2023

HRA Australian Trotting Stud Book Regulations Effective 31 August 2022

HRA Australian Handicapping Rules Effective 1 January 2023 [PDF]

Screening Limits for Therapeutic Substances


HRA Notice regarding the detection of the bronchodilator drug clenbuterol – Effective 1 April 2023

Immediate Prohibition on the use of Missile Xtreme Sulkies – 16 December 2021
Updated – HRA Approved Sulkies List


Equity in Participation Policy effective 17 July 2023
Maximum Number of Starts Policy & Explanation vs1 effective 1 March 2020
Minimum Nominations Policy vs4  effective 24 October 2023
Minimum Nominations Policy vs3 effective 1 August 2023
Tasracing Harness Breeders Support Policy vs12 effective 1 January 2024
Tasracing Harness Breeders Support Policy vs11 effective 1 September 2022
Abandoned or Postponed Race Meeting Policy vs4 effective 13 December 2021
Claiming Driver Concessions Policy vs4 effective 1 January 2021
Driver Series Policy vs5 effective 1 January 2021
Australasian Young Drivers Championships Representative vs3 effective 1 Jan 2016 [PDF]
Australian Driving Championship Selection Policy effective 1 January 2021
Driving Fee – Late Scratchings vs1 effective 1 Sept 2013 [PDF]
Halwes Medal Selection Policy vs2 effective 1 January 2021
Edgar Tatlow Medal Policy
Annual Awards Policy vs2 effective 1 January 2021
Sulky Scheme Policy v4 effective 7 October 2021
Double Seated Sulkies Policy
Mentoring Program Policy
Dress Regulations Policy effective 1 November 2021
Driver Concussion Policy effective 11 January 2022
Children in Stables Policy effective 11 January 2022

North West Track Closure Travel Subsidy Policy & Claim Form

Racing in Hot Weather – Equine


Claiming Races Procedure [PDF]

Track Rules

Harness Track Rules updated 30 June 2021 [PDF]
Use of Joggers – Carrick & King Island [PDF]


Harness Track Rules – Appendix 1 (Incident Report) [PDF]
Tasmanian Sulky Fund Claim form [PDF]