Authority to Conduct Telephone or Electronic Betting - New South Wales


You will require this authority if you are a licensed bookmaker and you intend to accept or make bets by telephone or on the internet. This authority will allow you to conduct betting over the telephone, the internet, subscription television or other online communications systems at a licensed racecourse. You may also apply for authorisation to undertake telephone or electronic betting at private premises not licensed as a racecourse.

Please note that a bet made or accepted by telephone or electronically is taken to have been made or accepted at the place where you (the bookmaker) are located when the bet is made or accepted.

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 licence you must be licensed as a bookmaker. 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

Racing 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:


Racing NSW

Mailing address: Level 7, 51 Druitt St
New South Wales 2000
Phone: 02 9551 7500
Fax: 02 9551 7501