Sports Bookmaker Licence - Northern Territory


You must have this licence if you intend to work as a sports bookmaker. It allows you to take bets on selected sporting and other events over the telephone and via the Internet.

Before you become a sports bookmaker, you must have your wagering system inspected by the agency.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Before you apply, you must:

  • complete a police check on all directors, major shareholders and key personnel
  • fill in deed of release and indemnity forms
  • provide all required supporting documentation
  • be over 18
  • provide a $200,000 bank guarantee.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You must follow all NT racing rules and regulations, including any conditions imposed by the NT Racing Commission


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $27000.00

Corporate or individual sports bookmakers licence. Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Racing Commission

Contact details

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