Casino Licence - Tasmania


You will need this licence if you intend to own or run a casino in Tasmania.

Currently, the Tasmanian Government has granted exclusive casino licences to the Federal Group to operate Wrest Point Hotel Casino and Country Club Casino in Tasmania.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You and your associates must:

  • be fit and proper persons
  • be of sound and stable financial background
  • be able to obtain the financial resources needed to ensure the financial viability of the casino or gaming operation
  • have sufficient business ability to maintain a successful casino or gaming operation
  • not have business association with any person, body or association that is not fit and proper having regard to character, honesty and integrity.

If you are not applying as a natural person, your organisation must:

  • have a satisfactory ownership, trust or corporate structure
  • ensure each person connected to the ownership, administration or management of your organisation is a suitable person.


If an application has been made because an existing licence is due to expire, the new licence cannot take effect until the existing licence expires.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Approval time

130 business days

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission

Contact details

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