Interactive gambling licence - Queensland

Description

You will need this licence if you operate an interactive gaming service for an approved game, which is defined in the legislation. An interactive game is one where:

  • a prize is offered or can be won under the rules of the game
  • a player participates in the game by means of a telecommunication device and pays money to participate in the game
  • the winner is decided wholly or partly by chance or as a result of the player's skill.

You must comply with the 'Responsible gambling code of practice'.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Licence

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 prepare and submit:

  • a completed form
  • adequate information to satisfy the Minister of your suitability
  • the suitability of your business or executive associates using the probity forms
  • information relating to the system of controls for the proposed interactive game
  • technical information for the evaluation of any associated regulated interactive gaming equipment
  • payment of all relevant fees.

Please use the contact details for information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You must ensure that all players of the interactive game are registered. You will need to verify players' identity and hold on behalf of the player the funds necessary to cover the amount of their wager.

You will need to ensure that you comply with all operational requirements and additional licence conditions.

Please consult the Agency for further information, or seek legal advice.

Duration

As specified on licence

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1926.50

If the applicant is a person authorised to conduct a game

Apply Application All $19250.00

If the applicant is not a person authorised to conduct a game

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Form 1: Application for interactive gambling licence - Please contact the Agency for information on the current application process and relevant form.

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation

Gaming Services Branch

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:

Licensing Team Leader

Gaming Services Branch

Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Operating address: Level 4
33 Charlotte Street
Brisbane City, Queensland 4000
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 180
City East, Queensland 4002
Phone: 1800 064 848
Phone: 07 3872 0999
Fax: 07 3872 0864
Email: info@olgr.qld.gov.au
Website: OLGR Contact us (Opens in new window)