Application for an approved brothel manager's certificate - Queensland

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a brothel. Whenever the brothel is open for business, it must be personally supervised by the licensee or an approved manager.

This licence will allow you to become the registered manager at a premises used for the intention of prostitution but does not permit escort services.

You may only personally supervise a licensed brothel pursuant to this requirement if you hold an approved manager's certificate for the particular brothel.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You will not be eligible for this licence if you:

  • are a corporation or a minor
  • are insolvent under administration
  • hold a licence or permit under the Act
  • have been convicted of a disqualifying offence
  • have had a licence or other authority to provide prostitution at a brothel cancelled in the last three years
  • have had a certificate or other authority to manage a brothel cancelled in the last three years.

Duration

3 years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please see the attached fee schedule.

Application process

Applicants should be advised that the application process for this licence is very intensive and intrusive. For instance, you will be asked about any convictions for a criminal offence, for details of any company in which you have a controlling interest, details of any international travel over the previous five years, your employment history, details of any prior involvement in the sex industry, details of any associates, and financial details (including your assets and liabilities).

Transfer

This licence cannot be transferred

Additional information

In addition to this licence, you will also need to gain a brothel licence and developmental approval from your local government authority for the premises to be used as a brothel.

Administering agency

Prostitution Licensing Authority

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:

Prostitution Licensing Authority

Operating address: Level 3
5 Gardner Close
Milton, Queensland 4064
Mailing address: GPO BOX 3196
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 07 3858 9500
Fax: 07 3876 3641
Email: plaadmin@primus.com.au
Website: Prostitution Licensing Authority (Opens in new window)