Casino Licence - Tasmania

Description

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

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

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Your application must be:

  • in a form approved by the Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission
  • accompanied by the prescribed fee.

You and your associates must:

  • be fit and proper having regard to character, honesty and integrity
  • 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.

Please consult with the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Commencement

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

Duration

As specified on the licence unless sooner cancelled or surrendered.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Licence All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Casino Licence Application Form - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Gaming Control Act 1993 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Gaming Control Regulations 2014 Tasmania

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Gambling Enquiries

Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: Parliament Square
4 Salamanaca Square
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1374
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 4040
Email: gaming@treasury.tas.gov.au
Website: Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission (Opens in new window)