Gaming Machine Dealer, Seller, Technician and / or Testing Facility Licence - New South Wales


You may need a variety of gaming-related licences to work with approved gaming machines. These include:

  • dealer's licence: authorises you to manufacture, assemble, sell and repair approved gaming machines
  • seller's licence: authorises you to sell approved gaming machines
  • technician's licence: authorises you to service, repair and maintain approved gaming machines
  • test facility licence: authorises you to test and analyse approved gaming machines.

An approved gaming machine is any piece of equipment that is designed to be used for, or in connection with, the playing of a game of chance and / or skill that may result in the player being awarded with a prize (for example, poker machines).

Both individuals and corporations can apply for these licences. Please be aware that each licence will be subject to conditions.

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 at least 18 years old
  • be considered fit and proper for the purposes of the licence
  • provide full disclosure of any other individuals that will have an interest in the business operating under this licence
  • not be a disqualified person as defined under the Act
  • ensure the premises are secure, suitable and used solely for the purposes of the licence
  • have the necessary training and qualifications
  • provide any required documentation.

Further eligibility criteria will vary depending on the type of licence you are applying for.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Licence All $10555.00

Dealer's licence. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $528.00

Seller's licence. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $264.00

Technician's licence. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $1056.00

Testing facility licence. Fees for 2022-23

General Miscellaneous All -

The fee payable for the grant of a gaming-related licence will be reduced by the amount of the fee lodged with the application for the licence.

Act(s) name

Gaming Machines Act 2001 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Gaming Machines Regulation 2019 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Enterprise, Investment and Trade

Liquor and Gaming NSW

Contact details

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