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10 December 2019

The Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) welcomes the Government’s introduction of the Racing Industry Bill  - a major package of reforms to replace the Racing Act 2003.…

09 December 2019

Dean  McKenzie will take up the position of Executive Chair of the Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) from January until June 2020, to support the passing of the Racing…

25 November 2019

It’s been a very busy time for the industry since my last update, with a successful Spring Carnival and Cup and Show week. During the period the Board has met twice and I…

21 November 2019

The Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) is partnering with Raceform Publications to support RACEFORM, a new publication incorporating TAB’s Best Bets,…

15 November 2019

Betting on the 2019 Rugby World Cup smashed all records, making it the biggest one off sporting event in the history of the TAB.

Punters spent $32.9 million on…

13 November 2019

Racing Minister Winston Peters welcomes the tabling of the Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) 2019 Annual Report in Parliament today. He says the 2019 Annual Report marks the point…

13 November 2019

The Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) is pleased to announce its Annual Report and Statement of Intent have been formally signed off by the Government. 

07 November 2019

Melbourne Cup Day is still by far the biggest day on the sporting calendar for TAB customers, with New Zealanders betting more than $23.4 million in 2019, up 2% on last year.…

23 October 2019

The Racing Transition Agency (formerly the New Zealand Racing Board) has announced that it's 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Thursday 14 November at 11.00am…