Gaming Machine Dealer's Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to:

  • manufacture or sell games
  • manufacture or sell gaming machines
  • manufacture or sell prescribed gaming machine components.

A prescribed gaming machine component includes:

  • a software package, other than a game, that controls any part of the gaming machine and any device containing the software
  • gaming machine artwork
  • a gaming machine cabinet
  • a gaming machine reel tape and reel mechanism
  • a gaming machine hopper
  • a bank note acceptor
  • any device for the issue of tickets used in connection with a gaming machine.

You can only sell your products to holders of:

  • gaming machine licences
  • gaming machine service licences
  • gaming machine dealer's licences
  • the casino licence.

Any contracts to sell or supply games, gaming machines or prescribed gaming machine components must be approved by the agency.

You will need to notify the agency of a new gaming employee through the Barring and Online Employee Notification (BOEN) system before that employee begins work.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $687.00

Fees for 2023-24

Application process


You will need to have persons within your business who hold a position of authority (director, manager, shareholder etc.) approved as part of your application. These persons must complete and lodge a personal identification declaration with the application.

You will need to pay a $10,000 indemnity bond to cover costs associated with investigations undertaken by the agency. Any unused amount of that bond will be refunded once your application has been determined.

Transfer process


This licence cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services

Contact details

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