Approval for Casino Games and Rules - Victoria

Service summary

Only games approved by the agency may be played in a casino. The rules of those games must also be approved.

Currently Crown Melbourne limited holds the only casino licence. Casino games may not be played at any other venue than that operated by Crown Melbourne limited.

Examples of casino games that require approval include blackjack, baccarat, poker, roulette, pai gow, sic-bo, wheel of fortune, etc.

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 contact the responsible agency for information on eligibility for approval.

Ongoing requirements

Approval is subject to a number of ongoing requirements.

The approved rules for the game must be published on the casino operators website and be available for inspection in the casino at the time the game is conducted or played; and the game is conducted or played in accordance with the approved rules..

Duration

As specified on the approval and/or for the term of casino licence.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval for Casino Games and Rules - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Application

Apply

Please lodge your application, fee and any associated documents directly with the Agency.


Administering agency

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

Act(s) name

Casino Control Act 1991 (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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