Hours of Operation
Kentucky Horse Racing Commission Licensing Office:
(Located at the Kentucky Horse Park)
4063 Iron Works Parkway | Building B
Lexington, KY 40511
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(Closed for State Holidays)
Telephone - (859) 246-2040
Toll Free 1-877-4KY-RACE (1-877-459-7223)
**Fax - (859) 246-2039
*Authorized Agent Applications will not be accepted by fax or email*
FEBRUARY FIELD OFFICE HOURS
Feb. 1- 29 -Thursday, Friday, Saturday - 1pm- 8pm or through the last claiming race
7400 Turfway Road
Florence, KY 41042
Office (859) 647-4769
Fax (859) 202-3510
Feb. 3 - 28 - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9am - 3pm
3733 South 4th Street
Louisville, KY 40214
(502) 638-3815 Office
(859) 202-3510 Fax
Feb. 3 - 28 - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 7am - 2:30pm
In the Racing Office
4201 Versailles rd.
Lexington, KY 40510
(859) 288-4229 Office
(859) 202-3510 Fax
How to Obtain a License
There are five ways to obtain your Kentucky Horse Racing Commission license.
Go to the live meet track license office.
Go to the KHRC office located at the Kentucky Horse Park.
Mail your application along with the fee to the central office.
Fax your application along with a credit card number to the central office or live meet track.
- Faxed license applications are accepted at both the central office and the live meet track with a license fee credit card payment option. There is an additional $4 administrative fee for all credit card payments.
Print one of the licensing applications listed on the Quick Links above and complete all fields of the application. Please remember to sign and date your application and to include an email address. An incomplete application will delay your licensure.
We accept cash, checks, money orders or credit card payments. There is a $4 administrative fee on all credit card payments and there is a $20 fee on all returned checks. Credit cards accepted are:
Remember that all stable employee applicants must have their applications signed by the trainer or assistant trainer for whom they work.