On Friday 25 March 2022, the Racing Integrity Commissioner announced an independent review into Victorian racing industry workplaces (Review). The Review establishes an independent opportunity for victims of physical or sexual abuse or assault and sexual harassment within the Victorian racing industry to report their experiences. It will also assess the industry’s current processes and systems for handling such complaints and provide support and access to counselling for anyone who has been affected.Read more
The Racing Act 1958 (Section 37C) gives the Racing Integrity Commissioner the power to carry out his functions as outlined in Act, and to do all things necessary or convenient in order for him to carry out those functions.
The Racing Integrity Commissioner has finalised his Own Motion Investigation into the Conduct of Stewards and Withdrawal of Charges Against Richard Laming, Marnu Potgieter, and MD Zeyaur Rahman by Racing Victoria Limited on 25 February 2021.