You will require this authorisation if you intend to operate a linked-jackpot arrangement between gaming machines. You may also apply for a multi-user permit which allows you to operate a linked-jackpot arrangement between gaming machines operated under two or more licences.
A linked-jackpot arrangement is an arrangement which two or more gaming machines are linked to a device that:
- From time to time, records the amount payable as winnings under the arrangement;
- Receives messages from each machine to which it is linked; and
- Cannot affect the percentage payout of, or transmit a message to, a machine to which it is linked.
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A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
The eligibility requirements for this approval are complicated and extensive. Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.
ACT Gambling and Racing Commission
Gaming Machine Act 2004 (Australian Capital Territory)
Gaming Machine Regulation 2004 (Australian Capital Territory)
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