Fixture Funding

Funding of the annual fixture list through Prize Money and supporting the maintenance of the integrity of racing are the major areas of expenditure under this heading. A variety of other schemes designed to assist racing's successful strategic development and operation are also supported.

In calendar year 2022, HBLB has budgeted to allocate £70m to Prize Money, £19m to Raceday Services and £1.9m to Fixture Incentives, which are now being paid as a form of prize money..

The breakdown of the 2022 Prize Money Scheme is detailed below.

  2022 Budget Total
Ratecard Plus 55,800
Relief Fund 200
Appearance Money 6,900
Great British Bonus 3,500
Divided Races 800
 Sub-total 67,200
Contingency Funding 2,800
TOTAL Prize Money Funding 70,000
Raceday Services Grants 19,000
Fixture Incentive Fund 1,900
Total Fixture Related Expenditure 90,900



Last Updated: 10 March 2022