Tasmanian Gaming Licence - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to conduct a telecommunications-based (via the internet or by other means) gaming activity in Tasmania or from a Tasmanian business. Gaming activities include sports betting, simulated gaming, betting exchanges, race wagering, totalizators and major lotteries.

You must specify each type of gaming activity you want endorsed as part of the licence application process. If at some point in the future, you want to add further gaming endorsements to your licence, you must make a further application to do so.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You will also be required to demonstrate that you have the financial resources and have, or have access to, the technical resources and ability to conduct gaming activities of a kind sought through an endorsement of the licence.

An application form must be submitted, together with:

  • a completed company history form
  • a completed personal history and suitability of person form for each associate
  • a gaming business submission, including the suitability and intention of registration of the gaming premises.

In order to be considered to be a suitable person to be involved in the conduct of a gaming business under a Tasmanian Gaming Licence, your character, honesty, integrity and business reputation will be taken into consideration.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Licences are issued for a maximum period of 5 years.



Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.



Extensive conditions apply to this licence.

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance
Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission

Act(s) name

Gaming Control Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Gaming Control Regulations 2014 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries, Liquor and Gaming Branch
Department of Treasury and Finance
Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission

Operating address:
80 Elizabeth Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 1374
Hobart, Tasmania 7001


03 6166 4040


03 6173 0218

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