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Racing Industry Transition Agency 

The Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) was appointed by Racing Minister Rt. Hon. Winston Peters on 1 July 2019 to enable the urgent changes required to drive the racing industry toward a financially sustainable future.

Through the Racing Reform Act, RITA has a legislative mandate to manage the changes needed to revitalise the racing industry and carry out the day to day functions of the TAB and Trackside.

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15 October 2019

Thursday 14 November at 11.00am

09 October 2019

The Board met recently in Auckland for its September meeting - its fourth formal meeting since being appointed to lead the Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA).

25 September 2019

The Minister for Racing, Rt Hon Winston Peters outlines the matters that the Board of the Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) are expected to address in the business planning…

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The TAB runs all betting on racing and sport in New Zealand.

TAB Trackside

TAB Trackside is available on SKY Digital and broadcasts racing and race wagering focused programming.