ORC Officials – How To Contact

Published: March 8, 2011 12:13 pm EST

As part of its commitment to officiating excellence, the Ontario Racing Commission is publicizing the cell phone numbers of the panel of officials at each track

. The Official Veterinary Supervisor contact information regarding the Death Registry is also included.

The goal of the initiative is to ensure full accessibility to officials, so that racing participants can get answers to their questions in a timely way.

For general inquires about racing matters – during regular office hours 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., contact the ORC's head office (416-213-0520) and ask to be connected to a manager in Racing Operations.

Racing-related issues – Day of Draw or Race day

If you have a question or concern about a specific race-related matter – such as scratches, explanation of rules, clarification of eligibility or questions about draws – contact the panel of officials at the appropriate track. The following cell phone numbers are equipped with voicemail, so be sure to leave a clear message with your name, contact number and short description of your inquiry.


Flamboro Downs - 289-440-0357
Georgian Downs - 705-715-2915
Grand River Raceway - 519-820-3210
Hiawatha Horse Park - 519-312-4126
Kawartha Downs - 705-760-4165
Rideau Carleton Raceway - 613-299-0876
Sudbury Downs - 416-209-5006
Western Fair - 519-317-6735
Windsor Raceway - 519-971-3759
Woodbine Racetrack (standardbred) - 416-526-3356


Ajax Downs - 905-424-9701
Fort Erie Racetrack - 289-303-7146
Woodbine Racetrack (thoroughbred) - 416-557-1920

Death Registry Contact

If you need to file a report under the Death Registry section of the Rules of Racing, contact the Official Veterinarian Supervisor.

Dr. Bruce Duncan
Official Veterinary Supervisor (416) 458-1690