Racing Victoria is committed to developing world-leading equine welfare practices. Horses are the centrepiece of our industry and we are committed to ensuring that they are afforded the appropriate care and attention both during and after their racing life.

Equine Welfare Hotline 

If you have any concerns regarding the welfare of thoroughbred racehorses in Victoria please contact the Racing Victoria Equine Welfare Department via email or by phone on 1300 139 401. Information can be supplied on a strictly confidential basis.

You can also make use of the Racing Integrity Hotline by phone 1300 227 225 or by email