Special Casino Employee's Licence - New South Wales


You may require this licence if you intend to work at a casino in New South Wales (NSW). This includes working in a managerial capacity or being authorised to make decisions involving the exercise of discretion that regulate operations in the casino. You will also require this licence if you are employed or working in a casino in any capacity relating to any of the following activities:

  • the conduct of gaming
  • the movement of money or chips about the casino
  • the exchange of money or chips to patrons in the casino
  • the counting of money or chips in the casino
  • the operation, maintenance, construction or repair of gaming equipment
  • the supervision of the above activities
  • casino security
  • any other prescribed activity relating to operations in the casino.

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.


Five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $257.00

If you are employed by a casino, your employer will pay for this application.

Renew Renewal All $257.00 -

Act(s) name

Casino Control Act 1992 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Casino Control Regulation 2019 New South Wales

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 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
Email: contact.us@liquorandgaming.nsw.gov.au
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