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Australian Trainers Association

INFORMATION BULLETIN – Amendments to Australian Rules of Racing | 17 May 2022

AMENDMENTS TO AUSTRALIAN RULES OF RACING AR 36A & AR 36B Fitness and Propriety of Owners Summary The introduction of new rules covering the fitness and propriety of owners (AR 36A and AR36B) has been under consideration by the Racing Australia Board since February 2021. Following extensive consultation, Principal Racing Authorities unanimously supported the introduction…
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Racing Supplies Van Itinerary The Race Day Van attends Race Meetings in Victoria and is continuing some routine deliveries to meet demand. Racing Supplies Sales of Products At Our Every Day Low Prices are Open To The Public!  ATA Members Save More and have access to special offers (See Special Offers Below). The Van is…
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INDUSTRIAL UPDATE – Superannuation Changes On 1 July 2022 | 11 May 2022

Superannuation changes on 1 July 2022 From 1 July 2022, Super will increase to 10.5% The threshold of $450-per-month for super guarantee is being removed. The scheduled changes to the superannuation guarantee (SG) will have a substantial impact for racehorse trainers who use trackwork riders engaged under a specific labour supply contract, and/or employ persons…
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – Members Update (VIC) | 7 April 2022

Dear Member, An update follows on a number of matters: 2022 APPRENTICE INTAKE It was pleasing to see 9 new apprentices inducted into the Apprentice Jockey Training Program (AJTP) for 2022. This intake was an increase of 50% on the average of 6 riders for each of the last 5 years (2016-2021). Interestingly, 11 per…
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