Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) is the governing body for the sport horse industry and is responsible for devising and implementing strategies for the development and promotion of an internationally competitive Irish sport horse industry, covering breeding, sport and leisure activities. It maintains a number of equine studbooks, including the Irish Sport Horse Studbook and the Irish Draught Horse Studbook. The chairperson and three directors are appointed by the Ministers for Agriculture, Food and the Marine and Transport, Tourism and Sport.
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The Irish Horse Board is a co-operative society with over 25,000 shareholders. The Irish Horse Board is an affiliate of Horse Sport Ireland. As part of the affiliation with Horse Sport Ireland, all current members of the Co-operative receive a discount on their breeding registration fees.
The Co-operative fulfills an important election role in electing 10 regional members to the Board of the Irish Horse Board. Further details can be accessed at Irish Horse Board