Official Documents

Rules, Regulations, & Constitution

HRNZ Rules
New Zealand Rules of Harness Racing effective from June 20, 2019.

HRNZ Regulations
These Regulations and have been made by the Board pursuant to the Rules of Harness Racing.

HRNZ Constitution
Constitution of Harness Racing New Zealand effective from October 1, 2018.

Ratings Handicapping System

Ratings Handicapping System - Guiding System
The Guiding Principles are subject to ongoing review by the Handicapping Sub-Committee and Board. 

Ratings Handicapping System - No Discretion Trial

Higher Rating Winners Matrix
The Matrix forms the rating basis for horses winning races rated R70 and above.

Race Winners' Matrix

 

HRNZ Reports

Annual Report
Harness Racing New Zealand's Annual Report 2017-18 Season.

Business and Strategic Plan
2018-19 Business Plan and five year vision