IMPORTANT NOTICE – AR.178F Compulsory Treatment Recording in Racing Stables / National / 18 Aug, 2009

The Australian Racing Board has advised that effective from 1 September 2009, all trainers will be required to keep accurate records of treatments administered to racehorses in their care (AR.178F).

These records must be retained for at least twelve (12) months and be produced if requested by the Stewards.

Click here for a copy of the ARB's correspondence to the ATA and the required details as specified in AR.178F.

Many trainers may already have a "daily diary" type recording system in place. Alternatively, a suggested format can be accessed by clicking here.