Gaming Operator Certificate - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this certificate if you intend to conduct gaming or operate or handle gaming equipment in Western Australia. This certificate will allow you to undertake the following activities:

  • operating or handling any gaming equipment or instruments of gaming
  • calling the card in bingo
  • issuing, receiving or recording cash, cheques or tokens used in gaming
  • providing any other services related to the conduct of permitted gaming.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this certificate you must:

  • provide details of previous experience and knowledge of the approved games and procedures
  • provide any other information required by the Agency
  • be of good character and considered a fit and proper person
  • submit the required forms
  • pay the required fees.

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

Prerequisites

Duration

5 years.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$247.00

Regular certificate

Application$151.00

Certificate for assisting in the conduct of bingo for hire or reward

Lodgement

Apply

Please accompany your application with a form of photographic identification.


Approval time

2 to 4 weeks.

Administering agency

Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor
Gaming and Wagering Commission

Act(s) name

Gaming and Wagering Commission Act 1987 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Gaming and Wagering Commission Regulations 1988 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor
Gaming and Wagering Commission

Operating address:
Gordon Stephenson House
Level 2
140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address:
PO BOX 6119
East Perth, Western Australia 6892

Toll Free:

1800 634 541

Phone:

08 6551 4888

Fax:

08 9325 1041

Supporting information

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