Approval of Installation of Linked Jackpot - Victoria


You will need this approval to set up a linked jackpot arrangement at a gaming venue. It is illegal for a venue operator to conduct gaming through a linked jackpot arrangement that is not approved by the agency.

A linked jackpot is a single jackpot that has multiple electronic gaming machines linked to it. All of the linked gaming machines contribute to the prize pool. Approval is not required to install a linked jackpot arrangement in a casino.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Approval is at the discretion of the Agency. When deciding to grant approval, the Agency will take into account:

  • player return, game fairness and responsible gambling
  • security
  • any relevant standards adopted by the Agency
  • the agency's operational requirements
  • the certificate of a person authorised to test gaming machines.


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Please consult the responsible agency for further information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Gambling Regulation Act 2003 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Gambling Regulations 2015 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Community Safety

Victorian Gambling and Casino Control Commission

Contact details

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