You will require this registration if you intend to act as a
bookmaker or in a bookmaker partnership at a thoroughbred, harness or greyhound
race meeting or approved sports events. If you intend to accept telephone bets, you must apply for a
separate endorsement on your registration. You may apply for either an
on-course or off-course telephone betting endorsement.
You must have been registered for at least 2 years to be
approved for off-course betting endorsements.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this registration you must:
- Be a fit and proper person;
- Have sufficient assets to carry on the business of a bookmaker;
- Pay the required security bond; and
- Pay any required fees.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Up to twelve months.
Registrations expire on 30 June each year.
Bookmaker registration and telephone betting endorsement.
Application for Bookmaker Registration - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Office of Racing Integrity
Racing Regulation Act 2004 (Tasmania)
Racing (Miscellaneous) Regulations 2015 (Tasmania)
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