Casino Licence - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a Casino.

The Crown Melbourne Limited currently holds the casino operator's licence exclusively in Victoria and this licence does not expire until 18 November 2050.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

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

Ongoing requirements

The licence holder is required to pay prescribed fees, charges, levies and taxes, including casino supervision and control charge, casino tax, community benefit levy and health benefit levy.

In order to continue operating, the licence holder must also comply with all relevant legislation and prescribed regulations.

Duration

Remains in force for the period indicated on the licence.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for the Casino Licence - 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

Casino Control Act 1991 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Gambling Regulations 2015 (Victoria)

Casino Control (Licence Fees) Regulations 2005 (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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