Tasmanian Gaming Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to conduct a telecommunications-based gaming activity in Tasmania or from a Tasmanian business. Telecommunications include telephones, television, internet, and any other electrical or electronic device for communication at a distance. 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.

Service type

Licence

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:

  • meet the requirements for character, honesty, integrity and business reputation
  • demonstrate that you have the financial and technical resources to conduct your proposed activities

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.

Duration

Up to five years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fee information is in the attached fee resource.

Act(s) name

Gaming Control Act 1993 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Gaming Control Regulations 2014 Tasmania

Application process

Apply

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.

Transfer

This licence is not transferable.

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

Tasmania
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)