Minor Gaming Permit - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to conduct minor gaming activities that are used for charitable or not-for-profit purposes. Examples of the types of gaming activities that can be covered by this permit include:

  • raffles
  • bingo
  • Calcutta sweepstakes
  • lucky envelopes
  • dancing dollars
  • instant draw bingo
  • Tassie's best punter.

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

To be eligible for this permit, you must:

  • complete the application form specifying the type of gaming activity that will be conducted
  • be at least 18 years of age and considered sufficiently honest and trustworthy to hold a permit
  • not have been convicted of an offence that involved dishonesty or any offence punishable by imprisonment of 3 months or more
  • ensure that the proceeds raised under a permit will only be applied for the purpose stated in the application and will not be used for private gain
  • comply with the rules and conditions of authorised games as determined by the commission
  • lodge an individual activity notification with the commission, seven days prior to conducting an authorised game listed on the minor gaming permit
  • only conduct the authorised games specified on their issued minor gaming permit
  • agree to abide by the Agency's guidelines, conditions and directions for conduct of a minor gaming permit
  • pay any required fees.

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


Up to five years, unless surrendered or cancelled.



Permits of less than 12 months.

Application$162.75Permits of more than 12 months.

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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