On-Course Wagering or Club Betting Permit - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if your business processes betting by bookmakers on any of the following events:

  • horse races
  • harness races
  • greyhound races
  • any approved betting event.

The granting of this permit may come with conditions. These conditions include:

  • the type of betting
  • the class of bookmakers who may conduct the betting
  • the supervision of the betting and the body who is to conduct the supervision.

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 permit you must:

  • be a racing club licensed under Section 24a of the Racing Act
  • submit an application of the approved form
  • be willing to abide by any conditions imposed on the permit
  • have a sound financial background
  • provide any additional documentation as required by the Agency.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

The permit is subject to a condition that the holder of the permit must not obtain any financial benefit from bets made under the permit.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for On-Course Wagering or Club Betting Permit - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Gambling Regulation Act 2003 Victoria

Racing Act 1958 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Office of Racing

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:

Enquiries

Office of Racing

Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Victoria
Mailing address: GPO BOX 4509
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 03 9668 2403
Email: officeofracingenquiries@ecodev.vic.gov.au
Website: Office of Racing (Opens in new window)