Authorisation of Betting Auditoriums - New South Wales


You will require this authorisation if you intend to establish and conduct a betting auditorium on a licensed racecourse. Betting auditoriums are premises used for betting or wagering on horse racing, harness racing, greyhound racing, or declared betting events.

A declared betting event is a sporting event (such as the AFL grand final), type of sporting event (such as golf or football) or other types of event as specified by the Minister.

Please be aware that your authorisation will be subject to conditions.

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 for this authorisation, you must:

  • be a non-proprietary association that conducts race meetings on a racecourse or a syndicate consisting of such an association and another non-proprietary association that conducts race meetings
  • identify the premises at which the proposed betting auditorium will be conducted
  • complete and submit an application form, accompanied by any other required information.

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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