Single User Authorisation for a Linked-jackpot Arrangement - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

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.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

The eligibility requirements for this approval are complicated and extensive. Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.



As specified.



Administering agency

ACT Gambling and Racing Commission

Act(s) name

Gaming Machine Act 2004 (Australian Capital Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Gaming Machine Regulation 2004 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Enquiries, Licensing and Regulation
ACT Gambling and Racing Commission

Mailing address:
ACT Gambling & Racing Commission
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601


02 62070359


02 62077372


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