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Registration Eligibility and Fees

See below for the different registration types

Mares, fillies, stallions, colts and geldings are eligible for Stud Book ASH Registration.

Stud Book horses do NOT require inspection.

  • STUD BOOK AUSTRALIAN STOCK HORSE STALLION - SIRE REGISTERED mated to a Stud Book Australian Stock Horse mare
  • STUD BOOK AUSTRALIAN STOCK HORSE MARE mated to a Sire Registered, Stud Book Australian Stock Horse stallion
  • STUD BOOK AUSTRALIAN STOCK HORSE STALLION - SIRE REGISTERED mated to a Second Cross Australian Stock Horse mare
  • SECOND CROSS AUSTRALIAN STOCK HORSE MARE mated to a Sire Registered, Stud Book Australian Stock Horse stallion

 Age determined on 1st August

If the Stallion Owner was unfinancial when the mare was served, a $30.00 penalty fee will apply.

Southern Hemisphere horses are one year older on 1st August each year, due 1st August.

Northern Hemisphere horses are one year older on 1st January, due 1st January.


FEES (Australian Dollars)

Mares, Fillies, Stallions, and Colts
  • Under 1 year $90.00
  • 1 year & under 3 years $120.00
  • 3 years & under 6 years $150.00
  • 6 years & over $205.00
GELDINGS
  • Any age $80.00

First Cross Book - ELIGIBILITY

Horses may be registered at any age and must pass inspection by a Society Inspector, after branding.

First Cross horses are eligible for ASH events, awards and sales.

Mares and Geldings eligible for FIRST CROSS registration are as follows:

  • STUD BOOK Australian Stock Horse Stallion - Sire Registered mated to a REGISTRY Australian Stock Horse Mare
  • STUD BOOK Australian Stock Horse Mare mated to a REGISTRY Australian Stock Horse Stallion – Sire Registered
  • STUD BOOK Australian Stock Horse Stallion - Sire Registered mated to an unregistered or non-Australian Stock Horse Mare
  • STUD BOOK Australian Stock Horse Mare mated to an unregistered or non-Australian Stock Horse Stallion
  • FIRST CROSS Australian Stock Horse Stallion - Sire Registered mated to a FIRST or SECOND CROSS Australian Stock Horse Mare
  • FIRST or SECOND CROSS Australian Stock Horse Mare mated to a FIRST CROSS Australian Stock Horse Stallion - Sire Registered

 

                           


FEES (Australian Dollars)

  • Mares and Fillies $215.00
  • Geldings $150.00

Second Cross Book - ELIGIBILITY

Mares, fillies, stallions, colts and geldings are eligible for Second Cross ASH Registration.

Second Cross horses do NOT require inspection.

  • STUD BOOK AUSTRALIAN STOCK HORSE STALLION - SIRE REGISTERED mated to a First Cross Australian Stock Horse mare
  • FIRST CROSS AUSTRALIAN STOCK HORSE MARE mated to a Sire Registered, Stud Book Australian Stock Horse stallion
  • SECOND CROSS AUSTRALIAN STOCK HORSE STALLION - SIRE REGISTERED mated to a Second Cross Australian Stock Horse mare
  • SECOND CROSS AUSTRALIAN STOCK HORSE MARE mated to a Sire Registered, Second Cross Australian Stock Horse stallion

 Age determined on 1st August

                        

If the Stallion Owner was unfinancial when the mare was served, a $30.00 penalty fee will apply.

Southern Hemisphere horses are one year older on 1st August each year, due 1st August.

Northern Hemisphere horses are one year older on 1st January, due 1st January.


FEES (Australian Dollars)

MARES, FILLIES, STALLIONS and COLTS:
  • Under 1 year Due by 15th September $90.00
  • 1 year & under 3 years $120.00
  • 3 years & under 6 years $150.00
  • 6 years & over $205.00
GELDINGS
  • Any age $80.00

Special Merit Book - ELIGIBILITY

Mares, fillies, stallions, colts and geldings are eligible for Special Merit ASH Registration.

Special Merit horses will only be accepted as Second Cross status and the registration number will be identified as “C2-”.

Special Merit horses are eligible for ASH events, awards and sales.

Horses may be registered at any age and must pass inspection by a Society Inspector, after branding.

  • Horses eligible for Special Merit registration must have Registered Australian Stock Horses with Stud Book status on both sides of the horse’s pedigree within two generations. The Australian Stock Horse breeding must appear at least twice on one side of the pedigree and once on the other side. Under Special Merit registration, performances are not considered.
  • Horses eligible for Special Merit registration must be born before 1st August 2021. From 1st August 2021, horses must be under 2 years of age to be eligible. From 1st August 2022, Special Merit Registration will be discontinued.

                     

 


FEES (Australian Dollars)

  • Mares and Fillies $215.00
  • Geldings $150.00
  • Stallions and Colts - Includes Sire Registration $785.00

Horses must be registered with a Thoroughbred Stud Book authority, recognised by the International Stud Book Committee (ISBC). Race eligible horses, registered in a Non-Thoroughbred Register (or similar) are not eligible.

Registration is limited to mares and stallions and are NOT be eligible for ASH events or awards.

Horses may be registered at any age and must pass inspection by a Society Inspector, after branding.

Breeding Purposes horses will only be accepted as equivalent to Second Cross status and will be identified as “B2-”.

Breeding Purposes horses are NOT eligible for ASH events, awards and sales.

                           


FEES (Australian Dollars)

  •   Mares and Fillies $215.00
  • Stallions and Colts - Includes Sire Registration $785.00

Registry - ELIGIBILITY

Mares, fillies, stallions, colts and geldings are eligible for Registry ASH registration.

The registration number for Registry horses will be identified as “R-”.

Registry horses are eligible for ASH events, awards and sales.

Horses may be registered at any age and must pass inspection by a Society Inspector, after branding.

Eligible if HSH Criteria applies as follows: Horses may be eligible providing they have one HSH parent, one HSH grandparent, or two HSH great grandparents registered with The Australian Stock Horse Society.

  • REGISTRY Australian Stock Horse mated to a REGISTRY Australian Stock Horse
  • REGISTRY Australian Stock Horse mated to a FIRST or SECOND CROSS Australian Stock Horse
  • REGISTRY Australian Stock Horse mated to an unregistered or non-Australian Stock Horse
  • FIRST or SECOND CROSS Australian Stock Horse mated to an unregistered or non-Australian Stock Horse
  • STUD BOOK Australian Stock Horse mated to a REGISTRY Australian Stock Horse – stallion or colt progeny
  • STUD BOOK Australian Stock Horse mated to an unregistered or non-Australian Stock Horse – stallion or colt progeny
  • Sire not a Sire Registered Australian Stock Horse; or one parent unknown

FEES (Australian Dollars)

  • Fillies – under 4 years $300.00
  • Mares – 4 years & over $360.00
  • Geldings – any age $220.00
  • Colts – under 4 years $530.00
  • Stallions – 4 years & over $710.00
  • Sire Registration (in addition to above) $280.00