Approval to Conduct a Punters' Club - New South Wales


You will require this approval if you intend to organise or conduct a punters' club at a race meeting. A punters' club is a club or group of people who contribute money to a pool, for the purposes of betting that money with a totalizator or a licensed bookmaker.

You will not require this approval if you intend to conduct a punters' club on a purely social basis.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • obtain the consent of the racing club conducting the race meeting
  • obtain the written approval of the racing control body responsible for that racing club.

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Betting and Racing Act 1998 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Customer Service

Liquor and Gaming NSW

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries

Liquor and Gaming NSW

Department of Customer Service

New South Wales
Operating address: 4 Parramatta Square
2 Darcy Street
Parramatta, New South Wales 2150
Mailing address: GPO BOX 7060
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 1300 024 720
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