Approval of Simulated Racing Events - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this approval if you wish to run computer simulated racing games on which people can place bets.

Simulated racing games may be run through gaming machines or over the internet.

Approval comes into affect when published in the Government Gazette, and is subject to any conditions imposed by the agency.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Approval is at the discretion of the Agency. The approval will take into account the following matters:

  • whether the game or event is offensive or contrary to public interest
  • whether the approval would be an unreasonable extension of the scope of gambling in Victoria
  • whether the simulated race could be regarded as gaming by means of a gaming machine
  • any other matter that the Commission determines is relevant.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Remains in force until revoked.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible agency for further information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Approval for Simulated Racing Events - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Regulation
Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation

Act(s) name

Gambling Regulation Act 2003 (Victoria)

Contact details

Licensing Officer
Department of Justice and Regulation
Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation


Operating address:
49 Elizabeth Street
Richmond
Victoria 3121
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 1988
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

1300 182 457

Fax:

03 9651 3777
contact@vcglr.vic.gov.au

Website:

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