Pari-Mutuel Betting Supervision Regulations (SOR/91-365)

Regulations are current to 2014-04-02 and last amended on 2012-07-12. Previous Versions

 An association shall retain any ticket that was cashed after the end of the racing day during which it was issued until its destruction is authorized by an officer.

  • SOR/2011-169, s. 56.

Refunds Generally

  •  (1) An association shall make available for refund the value of all bets made in respect of a pool where

    • (a) the correct number and value of the bets cannot be determined;

    • (b) the correct number and value of the bets made on a horse or combination of horses cannot be determined;

    • (c) the manner of calculating the pay-out price is not prescribed by this Part or attached to the association’s permit; or

    • (d) the bets are cancelled or ordered permanently stopped by an officer.

  • (2) In the case of inter-track betting or separate pool betting, if any of the circumstances described in subsection (1) occur at a satellite track, and a bet has been made, the association shall make available for refund the value of all bets made in respect of the pool at the satellite track.

  • (3) In the case of inter-track betting or separate pool betting, if, at a satellite track, an association is unable to transmit the betting information in respect of a pool, the association shall make available for refund the value of all bets made at the satellite track in respect of that pool.

  • SOR/2003-218, s. 32;
  • SOR/2006-273, s. 4.

 Subject to section 135 and subsection 143(2), an association shall make available for refund

  • (a) the value of all types of bets where

    • (i) a race is cancelled,

    • (ii) a race is declared “no contest” pursuant to the applicable rules of racing,

    • (iii) a race is postponed beyond the racing card for which it was scheduled, or

    • (iv) [Repealed, SOR/99-360, s. 2]

    • (v) the running or the finish of a race cannot properly be judged pursuant to the applicable rules of racing;

  • (b) the bets made on a horse that is scratched, where the horse

    • (i) is not part of an entry or a mutuel field, or

    • (ii) is part of an entry or a mutuel field and there is no other horse remaining in that entry or mutuel field;

  • (c) all show bets, where the total number of separate betting entities in a race is less than four;

  • (d) all place, quinella or triactor bets, where the total number of separate betting entities in a race is less than three;

  • (e) any win or exactor bet, where the total number of separate betting entities in a race is less than two; and

  • (f) all win, place, show, daily double, consolation double, quinella, exactor and triactor bets, where no winning bets are determined.

  • SOR/98-242, s. 3;
  • SOR/99-360, s. 2;
  • SOR/2003-218, s. 33;
  • SOR/2011-169, s. 57.