Horse Racing License



Racing and Wagering Board, New York State State
Anyone who takes part in a horse race in New York State needs a license. This license is from the New York State Gaming Commission.

All people need a license. This rule applies to owners, trainers, jockeys, agents, veterinarians, farriers, stable employees, suppliers, security staff, concession operators, and their assistants and apprentices.

For more information, contact:

NYS Gaming Commission
PO Box 7500
Schenectady, NY 12301
Phone: (518) 388-3300

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