Special Employee or Technician Licence - Gaming - Tasmania


You will require this licence if you are an employee of a gaming establishment and you intend to perform the following types of duties:

  • keno writer
  • gaming machine attendant or supervisor
  • technician (Class A or B)
  • casino security or management
  • betting exchange operative.
This document provides further information about applying for the Special Employee or Technician Licence. To apply, complete the Application for a Special Employee's or Technician's Licence. Other forms and related documents are available on the Liquor and Gaming website

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • undergo a probity investigation
  • provide four recent passport photographs signed by an acceptable witness
  • supply any relevant competency certificates
  • pay any required fees.

In order to be considered to be a suitable person to be involved in the conduct of a gaming business, your character, honesty, and integrity will be taken into consideration.

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


Five years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Licence

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Act(s) name

Gaming Control Act 1993 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Gaming Control Regulations 2014 TAS

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.

Enquiries, Liquor and Gaming Branch

Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: 80 Elizabeth Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1374
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 4040
Fax: 03 6173 0218
Email: licensing@treasury.tas.gov.au