Greyhound Racing Rules (PDF / Last amended Oct-2014)
Codes of practice:
Registration & microchipping: Microchipping is not mandatory. Registration as per local council by-laws.
Desexing: No position stated.
Electronic collars/devices: Not permitted. Section 19 of the Act, make the sale, possession and use of remote electric dog collars illegal. One exception to this rule is electric collars associated with canine invisible boundaries as per the Animal Welfare Regulations Part 2, section 4, and schedule 1, and “only to be used strictly in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions in respect of the use” of the device.
Tail docking: Not permitted.