Tasmanian Gaming Licence - Tasmania


You will require this licence if you intend to conduct a telecommunications-based (via the internet or by other means) gaming activity in Tasmania or from a Tasmanian business. Gaming activities include sports betting, simulated gaming, betting exchanges, race wagering, totalizators and major lotteries.

You must specify each type of gaming activity you want endorsed as part of the licence application process. If at some point in the future you want to add further gaming endorsements to your licence, you must make another application to do so.

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

You will also be required to demonstrate that you have the financial resources and have, or have access to, the technical resources and ability to conduct gaming activities of a kind sought through an endorsement of the licence.

An application form must be submitted, together with:

  • a completed company history form
  • a completed personal history and suitability of person form for each associate
  • a gaming business submission, including the suitability and intention of registration of the gaming premises.

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

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


Licences are issued for a maximum period of 5 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Act(s) name

Gaming Control Act 1993 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Gaming Control Regulations 2014 Tasmania


This licence is not transferable to any other person.

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)