Approval of Betting Competition on Races - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this approval if you wish to conduct a betting competition on a horse, harness or greyhound race, or any other competition.

Approval for betting on racing is given by the responsible government Minister in the government gazette. The agency may approve betting on particular events or classes of event in the government gazette.

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 will not be granted if the betting competition is conducted on a totalisator or is offensive or contrary to the public interest.

Ongoing requirements

The agency may impose any conditions on the approval that it considers appropriate.

Duration

Remains in force until revoked.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval of Betting Competition on Races - 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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