Approval of Installation of Linked Jackpots - Victoria

Description

You will require this approval if you intend 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.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Service type

Licence

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.

Please consult the responsible agency for further information.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative

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

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Regulation

Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Licensing Officer

Operating address: 49 Elizabeth Street
Richmond
Victoria 3121
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1988
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 1300 182 457
Fax: 03 9651 3777
Email: contact@vcglr.vic.gov.au
Website: Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (Opens in new window)