Approval to Conduct an Offshore Betting Operation - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to conduct a betting operation that places bets with persons outside Western Australia on racing or sporting events conducted within Australia. You will not require this approval if you are licensed as a bookmaker within Western Australia or another Australian State or Territory.

You will also require approval if you intend to publish Western Australian race fields in the course of an offshore betting operation.

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 approval you must:

  • Be licensed as a bookmaker in a jurisdiction in which similar betting standards to those in place within Australia apply;
  • Provide any documents required by the Agency; and
  • Pay the required fee.

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

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$665.00

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Approval to Conduct an Offshore Betting Operation - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor
Gaming and Wagering Commission

Act(s) name

Betting Control Act 1954 (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

Disclaimer

The information contained on the Australian Business Licence and Information Service (ABLIS) web site, or via packages or other sources is intended for general guidance only.

To the full extent permitted by law, the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments make no representations or warranties (expressed or implied) in relation to the information, including its accuracy, currency or completeness.

The business information provided does not constitute professional or legal advice, nor is the use of any third party resource an endorsement of the information contained, the associated organisation, product or service. It is recommended that you obtain appropriate professional and /or independent legal advice to ensure that the material provided here is relevant to your particular circumstances.

To the full extent permitted by law the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments, their employees and agents do not accept any liability for any reason, including without limitation, liability in negligence, to any person for the general information which is provided herein, or in respect of anything, including the consequences of anything done, or not done, by any such person in whole or partial reliance upon the information.