Special Casino Employee's Licence - New South Wales


You will need this licence if you are employed in, or work in, a casino and you:

  • move, exchange, or count money and chips
  • operate or maintain gaming equipment
  • are involved in the conduct of gaming work as casino security
  • hold a managerial role that authorises you to make decisions
  • are directed to apply for the licence.

If you are a licence holder, you are required to renew your licence every 7 years.

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:

  • have an offer for employment from the casino
  • hold a certificate of competency for the functions that you intend to exercise
  • be 18 years of age or older
  • supply any documentation that may be requested by the Authority
  • have the information supplied verified by statutory declaration
  • not be in a class considered ineligible for the licence
  • allow your photograph and fingerprints to be taken, if required.

The application form and website outlines further details on eligibility criteria.


5 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $288.00

Fees for 2023-24

Application process


You must lodge an application for renewal of your licence no later than one month before the expiry of your current licence.

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.