Registration information / Studmaster registration

What is a studmaster?

A greyhound studmaster has care, control or custody of a sire. A sire is a male greyhound registered for breeding.

A studmaster can:A studmaster cannot:
  • Keep greyhounds
  • Handle greyhounds (other than at a race or trial)
  • Breed a greyhound sire (i.e. supervise natural greyhound mating), arrange drawing of semen for the purpose of artificially inseminating a greyhound.
  • Train or trial a greyhound
  • Whelp litters of puppies.


  • Must be aged 18 years or over
  • National Police History Check (completed by the Commission on applicants behalf. Cost of check included in the registration fee)
  • Copy of current drivers licence or passport
  • Copy of two other forms of identification
  • Colour passport style photograph
  • Vet reference.

Registration Fee:

New application:Renewal:
  • $139 (1 year)
  • $227 (3 years)
  • $80 (1 year)
  • $168 (3 years)

How long will the application take to process?

Upon receiving your complete application, we aim to process it within 10 business days.

How can I apply?

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Download a printable copy of the application here.