Welcome to the Office of the Racing Integrity Commissioner
The Racing Integrity Commissioner is empowered by the Racing Act 1958 (Vic) section 37C to conduct audits, investigate and refer complaints, report findings, make recommendations and undertake Own Motion Inquiries regarding a controlling body (Racing Victoria [RVL], Harness Racing Victoria [HRV] and Greyhound Racing Victoria [GRV]).
The Office of the Racing Integrity Commissioner gathers information on integrity related issues regarding the Victorian Racing Industry, across the harness, greyhound and thoroughbred racing codes.
The Commissioner welcomes the reporting of integrity related information and complaints from both members of the public and members of the racing industry.
The Racing Integrity Commissioner is an independent statutory officer, appointed by the Governor in Council, under the Racing Act 1958 (Vic).
Mr Sal Perna was appointed Victoria’s inaugural Racing Integrity Commissioner on 1 March 2010 and has had his term extended until March 2016.
25 February 2014
Premier of Victoria and Minister for Racing has announced the re-appointment of the Racing Integrity Commissioner for a further two years
Media Release Australian Crime Commission and Victorian Racing Integrity Commissioner to work together on integrity issues
14 November 2013
Australian Crime Commission and Victorian Racing Integrity Commissioner working together on integrity issues
23 January 2013
Commissioner Announces Final Report into Own Motion Inquiry into Race Fixing (2012)