On-Course Wagering or Club Betting Permit - Victoria


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


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.


As specified


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


Act(s) name

Gambling Regulation Act 2003 Victoria

Racing Act 1958 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Jobs, Skills, Industry and Regions

Office of Racing

Contact details

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