Gambling permits

We are responsible for gambling permits for the following:

  • automatic entitlement notification permits (for premises with a bar)
  • licensed premises gaming machine permits
  • unlicensed family entertainment centres (gaming machine permits)
  • prize gaming
  • clubs (club gaming permits and club machine permits).

For more information on each permit visit the Gambling Commission.

A Club gaming machine permit allows up to three gaming machine made up of category B4, C and D gaming machines but no other form of gaming.

A Club gaming permit allows up to three gaming machine made up of category B4, C and D gaming machines and other forms of gaming such as bingo. 

If you have more than two machines you must apply for a licensed premises gaming machine permit for categories C and D. If you are a bar and have two or less machines of category C and D you can apply for an automatic entitlement notification permit.

Apply online