Bookmaker's Employee Licence - Western Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to work for a bookmaker. Bookmaker's employees can make bets, write betting tickets, and carry out the activities of a bookmaker's clerk in relation to the business of a bookmaker.

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 licence you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a fit and proper person
  • hold a current National Police Certificate.


5 years unless surrendered, suspended or cancelled.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $38.00

Fees for 2024

General Duplicate Certificate All $38.00

Fees for 2024

Renew Renewal All $38.00

Fees for 2024

Act(s) name

Betting Control Act 1954 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Betting Control Regulations 1978 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Racing, Gaming and Liquor

Contact details

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