News
Reminder to Stallion Proprietors15 Jan 2016
A reminder to Stallion Proprietors that Declarations of Service for any covering which occurred 1 December to 31 December are due now. Studs lodging service dates Online - log on via the home page and select the 'Online Services' / 'Declarations of Service' / ‘Add Service’ menu on our website. Studs lodging service dates electronically through a stud management program (Ardex, Equimaster or Stable-Eyes) - please email your file as soon as possible to servicedeclarations@studbook.org.au
Import and Export Fees05 Jan 2016
The new import and export fees will apply from 1 January 2016: $550 for all horses imported to Australia (capped at $550 for multiple imports per 12 months) and $250 for all broodmares imported to be served by an Australian based stallion. $500 for all horses exported from Australia (capped at $500 for multiple exports per 12 months) and $350 for all broodmares and foals at foot exported.
Branding Reminder31 Dec 2015
A reminder to breeders that all foals and weanlings should be freeze branded in sufficient time for their brands to be discernible by the 31st March of their first year of life. Brands must be clearly visible as permanent white hair markings before horses are microchipped and sampled. If you have not registered your brand and been issued with a Brand Index Number, please download a ‘Brand Registration’ form, located under the ‘General Information/ Forms’ option, and fax or post to the ASB as soon as possible.
TBA Launches National Welfare Programme07 Dec 2015
Thoroughbred Breeders Australia (TBA) has launched a national programme to prioritise and promote the welfare of thoroughbreds. The landmark initiative will see the national peak body and all state breeding associations adopt a set of agreed guidelines, as well as the appointment of welfare officers in every state. To read the full article, click on the heading above.
Mare Return Reminder17 Nov 2015
A 5% discount applies for breeders lodging Online. Payment options for both Online and Telephone lodgement include credit card, BPay or cheque. If you choose the BPay or cheque payment option, the ASB office must receive payment within 7 days of lodgement to ensure the return is accepted at the standard fee.
Reminder to Stallion Proprietors - Declarations of Service15 Oct 2015
A reminder to Stallion Proprietors that Declarations of Service for any covering which occurred 1 September to 30 September are due to be reported by Tuesday 15 October 2015. Studs lodging service dates Online - log on and select the 'Online Services' / 'Declarations of Service' / ‘Add Service’ menu on our website. Studs lodging service dates electronically through a stud management program (Ardex, Equimaster or Stable-Eyes) - please email your file as soon as possible to servicedeclarations@studbook.org.au Please contact the Racing Australia team if you require any assistance on (02) 8072 1900