Major Bingo Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence to conduct major bingo sessions. A major bingo session is a fundraiser where bingo is played and the gross proceeds are between $500 and $9000.

Major bingo licence holders must comply with the major bingo session rules.

Please contact the agency for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Only associations can apply for this licence.

Please contact the agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


One year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $9.75

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Major Bingo Session Rules (Opens in new window)

Application process


In addition to your completed application you will need to provide:

  • details of any other association which may benefit from the bingo session(s)
  • any outstanding financial statements
  • fee payment.

If you are a first time applicant, you will also need to provide:

  • a copy of the association's constitution
  • names and addresses of management committee members
  • the number of financial members.

Lodgement process


You must lodge your completed application at least 14 days prior to the beginning of the bingo session.


This licence cannot be transferred.

Additional information

The proceeds raised must be used for an approved purpose, including:

  • an educational or charitable purpose
  • an environmental, historical, or cultural heritage purpose
  • a medical purpose
  • the purpose of sport or recreation
  • the purpose of promoting the interests of students or staff of an educational institution
  • the purpose of establishing or improving a community centre or promoting the interests of a community.

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Consumer and Business Services

South Australia
Operating address: 91 Grenfell Street
Adelaide, South Australia, 5000
Mailing address: General Post Office Box 1719
Adelaide, South Australia
Phone: 13 18 82
Website: Consumer and Business Services (Opens in new window)

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