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Industry Matters including ITBA Education Programme Follow on Guides, Industry Download Forms, HRI Reports, Veterinary Notices including vaccine shortages and outbreak details, Finance Matters, Sales Document changes, & BREXIT updates

Mare Information Form: Information form for mares travelling to stud, travelling for boarding or moving farm

Foaling Information Form: Detailed form for all foaling details


Responsible Ownership of Thoroughbreds

HRI Welfare Booklet - Principles of Animal Welfare in Irelands Horse Racing Industry

ITBA Annual Report 2023

International Codes of Practice 2024

2024 Revised Labs DAFM Approved for CEM Culture in Ireland

Code of Good Practice Regarding the Responsible Use of Antimicrobials in Horses

EVA Vaccine Shortage Update 2024


Irish Equine Centre - Klebsiella pneumoniae notice

HRI Industry Impact Report

Irish Equine Centre - Salmonella Notice

TAMS 3 AWNSS Terms and Conditions

TAMS 3 - Marking Sheet for AWNSS

TAMS Information Seminar

EVA Vaccine Shortage

International Cataloguing Standards Committee chagces to P2P cataloguing rules

2023 Revised Labs DAFM Approved for CEM Culture in Ireland


Health, Safety and Well-Being Guide for the Horse Racing and Breeding Sectors

International Codes of Practice 2022.pdf

ITBA Cost Survey Spring 2022


ITBA Breeding Season Preparation Workshop Follow on Guide for 2021.pdf

ITBA Focus on Climate Action Webinar June 2021

Irish Thoroughbred Marketing - IRE Incentive Races 2021 (

DAFM Trader Notice.pdf

DAFM RVO Contact Details.pdf

Intra-EU Trade Health Certificate (ITAHC) Guide.pdf

How to import and export goods between Great Britain and the EU

Message from President Higgins for ITBA Award to Irish National Stud.pdf

BREXIT ITBA Update.pdf

How to Zoom Training Presentation.pdf

International Codes of Practice 2021.pdf

A Guide to Taxation for the Irish Equine Industry.pdf

Grassland Management Workshop by OCAE Link:

Foal Levy Booklet Link:


Animal Health Law Submission.pdf

Codes of Practice 2020.pdf

Employment Guide 2020 Irish Horse Breeding & Racing Sectors.pdf

Horse Racing Ireland Strategic 2020 - 2024.pdf

ITBA Budget Submission 2020.pdf

NHFBS 2020 Application Form.pdf


Analysis of Northern Ireland Equine Report 2019.PDF

Codes of Practice 2019

1_EVA Vaccine Submission Form_28 06 19.docx

EVA Vaccination letter October 2019 .pdf

ITBA National Seminar 2019 - Grant Thornton Presentation

ITBA National Seminar 2019 John Lynam Presentation on 2018 Flat Yearling Sales Review

NHFBS 2019 Application Form.pdf

Weatherbys Fact Book 2019

2018 and Older

Weatherbys Fact Book 2018.pdf

ITBA GDPR Policy May 2018 .pdf

HRI Economic Impact of Irish Breeding and Racing 2017 Report.pdf

Dukes Report Update.pdf

Dukes Report 2009 .pdf

Notice Of EGM

ITBA Rules with mark up

ITBA Rules clean version

Jul 31
ITBA Western Region Awards
This document has been prepared to give guidance to horse owners on the care of the horse and options available to prevent horses becoming unwanted or neglected
ITBA was delighted to host its Southern Region Breeders Awards at Cork Racecourse last Saturday, 11th May.
ITBA was delighted to host its Northern Region Breeders Awards at Downpatrick Racecourse last Friday, 10th May.
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