Gambling and lottery licences

Information about licences for running amusements and lotteries

  • Amusements with prizes licence
    In accordance with the Gaming Act 1968 and the Lotteries and Amusement Act 1976 any prospective occupiers of amusement parks, arcades and other premises on which amusements with prizes will be provided, must first obtain a permit issued by the local authority.
  • Gaming machines licence
    In accordance with the Gaming Act 1968 and the Lotteries and Amusement Act 1976 any prospective occupiers of amusement parks, arcades and other premises where gaming machines which give prizes will be provided, must first obtain a permit issued by the local authority. The precise permit required depends on the maximum prize value.
  • Small society lotteries
    Information, application and renewal forms for non-commercial society lotteries.